Rus News Journal

Adjudgment on business of two eks - heads of YUKOS is transferred

. In Basmanny Court of Moscow at adjudgment on business of two former heads of the companies under control to YUKOS recognised guilty of plunder of $13 billion, the break till Monday, on March, 5th is declared.

As the correspondent of News broadcasts, sentence announcement is interrupted in connection with feeling sick of the judge.

sentence Announcement has begun on Thursday, on March, 1st, however in connection with great volume it did not manage to be made for one day.

As appears from a court sentence, eks - the general director of the company " Ratibor " Vladimir Malahovsky and the former deputy director of management of an external debt of YUKOS Vladimir Pereverzin are recognised by guilty as regards 4 articles 160 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (property plunder in especially large size, made by the organised group of persons) and as regards 4 articles 174. 1 criminal codes of Russian Federation (legalisation by the organised group of the money resources got by a criminal way).

In a sentence it is specified that defendants through under control firms participated in " nominal " competition on purchase of oil at the companies Yuganskneftegaz, Samarneftegaz and Tomskneft VNK. Then on it is artificial to cut prices they bought up oil in these companies and pereprodavali it at inflated prices.

the State accuser asked to sentence Malahovsky and Pereverzina to 11 years of imprisonment. Judicial session at the initiative of protection passed in the closed mode.

On this business 2 passed eks - head of company Fargojl under control to YUKOS, the citizen of Spain Antonio Valdes Garcia. However he has run away from - under protection. Basmanny Court of Moscow has in absentia given out on February, 2nd the sanction on its arrest.

the Information on destiny of Valdesa Garsii has no neither embassy of Spain in the Russian Federation, nor its lawyers. According to some information, it is in England.

On Monday, along with terms of punishment which the judge should sound, predictably, will the decision under civil suits of three oil companies is accepted also.

Within the limits of criminal case of Samarneftegaz asked to collect from guilty 77 billion roubles, Yuganskneftegaz - 170 billion roubles, Tomskneft VNK - 93 billion roubles.