Serhiy Kurchenko (middle) and Energy Minister Eduard Stavytsky (right) participate in a symbolic March 29 launch of the Odessa Oil Refinery, one of Kurchenko's latest acquisitions. © UNIAN
By Anna Babinets, Slidstvo.info.
Prosecutors believe Serhiy Kurchenko, a crony of ex-President Viktor Yanukovych, may have cost the state treasury $1 billion through various illegal schemes.
Now the nation is in danger of losing some of his property that officials were hoping to claw back.