: Radio Liberty: Ukraine Radical Party wants impeachment probe into Poroshenko

19:07 Apr. 4, 2016

Radio Liberty: Ukraine Radical Party wants impeachment probe into Poroshenko

Oleh Lyashko, Ukraine's Radical Party leader. (UNIAN Photo)

Ukraine Anticorruption Bureau says it has no power to begin an investigation against Poroshenko

The head of Ukraine's populist Radical Party has called for an impeachment investigation into President Petro Poroshenko over allegations he used an offshore account to avoid tax.

In a televised interview on April 4, Oleh Lyashko said the Anticorruption Bureau (AKB) must investigate Poroshenko for allegedly hiding significant amounts of money in offshore accounts.

According to a massive leak of documents from the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca over the weekend, Poroshenko has been tied to secret offshore companies on the British Virgin Islands.

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