The state Duma on Wednesday at plenary did not consider the project request to law enforcement agencies about the possible connection of “Alfa-Bank” with the Ukrainian military involved in the conflict in the Donbas.
As transfers “Interfax”, with the proposal to exclude consideration of the agenda of the meeting addressed by the project initiator of the request, the representative of “United Russia”, member of the Duma Committee on budget and taxes Yevgeny Fyodorov.
“We need further investigation. In this regard, asked to withdraw until consideration of the question”, – he explained his request.
Earlier, Fyodorov, referring to reports on the Internet, offered to check out the “Alfa-Bank” possible relations with the Ukrainian power units. In particular, in his opinion, law enforcement needs to check whether Ukrainian forces in the Donbas receive salaries and other types of money allowances through the structures of “Alfa-Bank”. He also noted that we are talking about soldiers who “carry out punitive operations, killing Russian people in Ukraine”.
The question of cooperation with “Alfa-Bank” with the Ukrainian power structures actualized after the activists of the National liberation movement (NOD) conducted in several Russian cities share the name “Friedman and “Alfa-Bank” working for whom?”. Thus, social activists intended to draw attention to the fact that the Ukrainian soldiers in the conflict zone get paid through the offices of “Alfa-Bank”.
In comments to RBC representatives of the Russian credit institutions noted that the Ukrainian “Alfa-Bank” is a separate and independent structure which is not connected with the Russian “Alfa-Bank” and is not a subsidiary. The same applies to the “Alfa-Bank” in Belarus and Kazakhstan. At the same time, the Ukrainian “Alfa-Bank” claim that has never financed and plan to Finance the parties to an armed conflict.
Add Ukrainian “Alfa-Bank” and the Russian “Alfa-Bank” have some common shareholders. In both cases, the biggest beneficiaries are Mikhail Fridman and German Khan. Both banks are listed on the website “alpha Groups” among the operating companies holding company ABH Holdings S. A. (ABHH).