SIMFEROPOL / AQMESCIT (QHA) -

The Prosecutor’s Office has seized one of the highest representatives of the Crimean authorities who proposed to provide informal services for bribes. According to prosecutors, the criminal appeared to be the director of the company "Property management of the Republic of Crimea."

- The bribe was given to intermediaries for rendering assisting to the director of a commercial enterprise, in particular for excluding his company from the real estate property list, owned by the Republic, according to a statement.

The size of the bribe is estimated at nearly one million rubles, the only thing is that the official received it in dollars. The Prosecutor's Office has opened criminal proceedings under Section 290 of the Criminal Code for large- scale bribe taking. Crimean prosecutor Natalia Poklonskaya said she would control the case individually.

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