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Participation of KFI in the meeting of the Provisional Investigatory Commission of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine

20 November 2018

Experts of Kyiv Scientific Research Institute of Forensic Expertise took part in a meeting of the Provisional Investigatory Commission of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine to investigate the facts of theft in the Armed Forces of Ukraine and undermining the state’s defense capability.

Oleksandr Ruvin, Director of KFI, during the meeting told about the main stages of the forensic examination in criminal proceedings No. 42014000000000322.

The Commission of Experts of KFI conducts research on three blocks of issues:

  • Organization and creation of the state defense system, construction and development of the Ukrainian Armed Forces during 1991-2014 (investigation of the correspondence of measures on the reformation of the Armed Forces of Ukraine (disbanding, reorganization, reduction of the number of government bodies, military formations (institutions), types of Armed Forces) to the real needs of the Armed Forces of Ukraine to ensure their ability to perform the constitutional tasks of protecting Ukraine's sovereignty, territorial integrity and immunity of Ukraine; the results of the impact of these measures on combat capabilities, combat and mobilization readiness in the level of combat capability of the Armed Forces of Ukraine);
  • The removal of weapons, military equipment and property from the military structure of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the legality of decision-making by the heads of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine regarding the identification of surplus weapons and military equipment and their implementation (research of decisions of the leadership of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine and the command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine when forming the state defense order;
  • Budget support for the operation and maintenance of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the activities of officials of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine and the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the formation of the state defense order, the development and procurement of weapons and military equipment ( research of problematic issues of budget support of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine and the Armed Forces of Ukraine, construction, preparation, use, maintenance on the daily activities of the Armed Forces of Ukraine).

The report highlighted the main changes in the state of armaments and the availability of military equipment in the Armed Forces of Ukraine from 1991 to 2014. Experts of KFI analyzed the processes of the withdrawal and sale of tanks, combat aircraft, combat and transport and combat helicopter, anti-aircraft missile systems, armored personnel carriers, infantry fighting vehicles and other military equipment.

We draw your attention to the fact that during the demonstration of multimedia materials on the Provisional Investigatory Commission, due to technical problems, the images displayed on the screen did not fully correspond to the materials prepared for the report.

Anyone can get acquainted with the original materials prepared for the presentation of the state of the forensic examination during the meeting of the Provisional Investigatory Commission of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on the website of Kyiv Scientific Research Institute of Forensic Expertise.

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Київський науково-дослідний інститут судових експертиз

Директор: Рувін Олександр Григорович

Поштова адреса: 03057, м. Київ, вул. Смоленська, 6

Kyiv Research Institute of Forensic Expertise

Director: Ruvin Oleksandr

Mailling address: 03057, City of Kyiv Smolenska Street, 6