Azerbaijani Prosecutor General’s Office investigating reports of criminal case against Azerbaijani companies in Ukraine

# 16:33
26 April 2017

The Azerbaijani Prosecutor General’s Office, in coordination with the Foreign Ministry, is investigating the authenticity of some media reports on the initiation by Ukraine’s Prosecutor General’s Office of a criminal case against Azerbaijani companies.


The Prosecutor General’s Office told APA that it is in talks with Ukraine’s relevant body in this regard.  


Earlier some media outlets reported that upon the request of Ukraine’s Security Service, the country’s Prosecutor General’s Office launched investigative actions against participants of the 3rd International Economic Forum in Yalta city of the Crimean region, annexed by Russia.


Forum participants are accused of grossly violating the rules of entry into Ukraine’s occupied territories.


Among the participants were delegates from 17 large state and private companies of Azerbaijan.