According to the source of the agency, we are talking about several billion in foreign currency, “possibly obtained illegally”
Russian security officials will check information about the accounts of the former head of Rosnano who left Russia, hidden in European banks and former presidential aide Anatoly Chubais. This was reported by TASS with reference to sources in law enforcement agencies.
“Power structures will check information about hidden accounts of Chubais, which may be in European banks,” — said the interlocutor of the agency.
According to him, the amount of foreign currency in these accounts can reach several billion. In the interests of the investigation, the sources did not specify in which particular banks “impressive amounts may be stored, possibly obtained illegally.”
On March 23, Bloomberg, citing sources, reported that Chubais, who after Rosnano served as special representative of the president, resigned from his post and left the country. RBC sources stated that Chubais left for Istanbul, but, according to one of the interlocutors, “he was going to return”; in Russia. The Kremlin later confirmed that Chubais resigned of his own accord. Later it became known that he also left the board of directors of AFK Sistema. and resigned from the board of directors of the Elektrozavod company.
At the end of April, TASS, citing a source close to Chubais, said that the politician was in Europe and did not plan to return to Russia, including to testify as a victim in the case of the theft of property from him for 70 million rubles. As the source of the agency pointed out, Chubais left Russia on a private plane, first he was in Turkey, and then he went to Italy, where he has property.
In turn, presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that the Kremlin could not and did not want to follow the fate of Chubais. “We have neither the ability nor the desire to follow the fate of Chubais. It is known that he is abroad, he does not work for us, — said Peskov.
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Earlier, RBC announced the appeal of the new head of Rosnano Sergei Kulikov to the Prosecutor General's Office with a request to conduct an audit of the company's work for 2010-2020, when it was headed by Chubais. In his letter, the head of the state corporation announced the costly attracted financing, which could cause damage to the company by 28 billion rubles. Kulikov also spoke about non-payment of “Rosnano” in 2017–2018 dividends to the government for 1.1 billion rubles.
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