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ABOVE + BELOW – Rauf Arashukov

 

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Investigators are going to find out where the property found in the defendants’ apartments came from. The property is going to be seized, and this money is expected to be spent to cover the damages of the crimes.

Law enforcement officials found and seized a large sum of money, jewellery and weapon during the searches in Rauf Arashukov’s and Raul Arashukov’s apartments, reports TASS with reference to its source.

Investigators are going to find out where the property found in the defendants’ apartments came from. The property is going to be seized, and this money is expected to be spent to cover the damages of the crimes.

According to the asset declaration, the Senator owns a land with an area of 0.5 hectares with 3 houses with an area of 891, 438,5 and 149 square meters. Besides that, he has 2 apartments with an area of 115,5 and 71, reports FederalPress agency. A year before, Arashukov also named 2 cars – BMW 750 and BMW X5. However, they were not indicated in the 2017 declaration.

As for his income, in 2017, the Senator earned almost 5 million rubles ($76 thousand) which more than 400 thousand rubles ($6 thousand) a month. With that, being a member of the Committee for Economic Policy, he had presented only one bill – with the help of his colleagues.

Raul Arashukov turned out to be even more modest: he also earned about 5 million rubles ($76 thousand) in 2017; only one apartment with an area of 160 square meters was indicated in the declaration.

Meanwhile, according to CrimeRussia, the Arashukovs own a lot of real estate registered in the names of their relatives.

The Karachay-Cherkess Republic Senator was detained the day before in the building of the Federation Council. He was accused under item 3 of article 210 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (participation in a criminal organisation), item 4 of article 309 (putting pressure on witness), item 2 of article 105 (murder). Moscow’s Basmanny court arrested the Senator for 2 months.

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ABOVE – Raul Arashukov
BELOW – Ruslan Arashukov
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At the same time, Adviser for Head of Gazprom Mezhregiongaz Raul Arashukov was detained at the Gazprom meeting in St.Petersburg. He is being accused under item 3 of article 210 (creation of a criminal organisation exercising the powers vested in him by virtue of his office) and item 4 of article 159 (swindling) of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation. According to the case file, he is involved in theft of natural gas of Gazprom PAO worth of more than 30 billion rubles ($460 million) during several years.

Last evening, Raul Arashukov’s nephew Ruslan Arashukov was detained by law enforcement officers in the theft of natural gas case. Ruslan Arashukov holds office as a head of a company Gazprom gazoraspredeleniye Astrakhan.