Ukrainian media digest 3th September 2014

An adviser to Ukrainian Interior Minister, Anton Gerashchenko has confirmed Russian rubles were brought in eastern Ukraine at TSN online-conference. Last Saturday Russian passports were brought for the self-proclaimed republics. Russian president Vladimir Putin is doing all he so that self-proclaimed republics could get recognition in the world.

The head of Kirovograd regional state administration Aleksandr Petik is planning his resignation and is waiting for a call-up paper to join the ATO territory. On Tuesday he told soldiers’ women he as an officer could not obtain the post of the region’s governor and would sign a letter of resignation.

Ukraine’s General Prosecution opens a criminal case against Viktor Pshonka and his son – Artem Pshonka – for embezzling 50 million hryvnias from one of the local banks, a correspondent of Zaporizhzhya Comments portal informs.

The so-called “Crimea national council” has adopted a law about the deputy’s status, which guarantees deputy immunity and determines his rights and powers. According to the law, deputies have 5-year ruling, deputy could be stripped off his status if he or his family have foreign bank account or foreign citizenship.

People who are responsible for organizing the killing of Oleh Babyev, the mayor of Kremenchuk, Poltava region, have been detained, minister of internal affairs Arsen Avakov told journalists before the Cabinet of Ministers’ meeting. “Not only four people who are responsible for murdering the mayor of Kremenchuk Oleh Babayev have been detained, but also those who had organized it,” Avakov points out.

On September 3 Crimean authorities of the occupied republic decided to nationalize Crimean property of Ukrainian billionaire and Dnipropetrovsk administration head Ihor Kolomoisky.

The former deputy of the Party of regions and a businessman from Luhansk Vladimir Landyk is restoring his media resources and Kyiv is actively helping him.

Vinnytsya’s governor Anatoliy Oliynyk is leaving Petro Poroshenko and is planning to run for parliament’s membership in his home region Tomashpolsky from the Radical Party.

According to the opinion pools, there will be a high voting turnout in Dnipropetrovsk. 25 percent of the respondents will vote for the Bloc of Petro Poroshenko.

The head of Vinnytsya regional state administration Anatoliy Oliynyk has announced the competition for the post of an adviser to the regions’ head

According to the so-called interim head of Crimea Sergey Aksenov the terms for economic zone which is planning to create in Crimea should be lasted from 25 up to 50 years. He also informed that regional experts propose to create Crimean investment agency, which are to deal with attracting investors.

Krymgas company informs Crimean authorities are trying to illegally seize the company.

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev demands from the government to nonetheless reach Crimea’s full energy independence from Ukraine.

An adviser to the head of Dnipropetrovsk governor Viktor Sergeev said the region’s authorities call for the government not to impose limits on the energy consumption in Dnipropetrovsk region.

Donetsk regional state administration calls for adopting the law on refugees’ rights.

Armed militants, who are financing by Russia, are moving out coal from mines in Luhansk and Donetsk regions in Russia, the head of the Union of Mineworkers Mykhailo Volynets said.

The authorities of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic are not planning to expropriate Rinat Akhmetov and Dmytro Firtash properties in the region, DPR’s vice prime minister Andrey Purgin told journalists in Moscow.

Poltava region’s governor Viktor Bugaichuk said refugees need where to live during the winter period.

Yesterday it becomes known that Russia was planning a sabotage action at the power station in the village of Schastye, Luhansk region, the interim head of Luhansk regional state administration Iryna Veryhina said. She also informed Aidar battalion took the station under control and had averted the terrorist attack. Novorossiya news agency said Aidar fighters are planning to blow Luhansk power station in case of the full retreat.