Delegation of the Prosecutor's Office of Ukraine headed by Deputy Prosecutor General Yevhenii Yenin visited the United Kingdom
On February 8-9, During the working visit to London (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland) Deputy Prosecutor General Yevhenii Yenin held bilateral meetings with representatives of the competent authorities of the United Kingdom, in particular, at the Serious Fraud Office (SFO), as well as the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Commonwealth Affairs.
During the meetings, the parties discussed topical issues of bilateral cooperation in the field of international cooperation during the criminal proceedings.
In addition, during the visit, the Deputy Prosecutor General has established cooperation with the International Anti-Corruption Coordination Center of Britain (IACCC), which will facilitate the exchange of information with foreign counterparts in the field of combating corruption.
The International Anti-Corruption Coordination Center of Britain is based on the results of the 2016 Anti-Corruption Summit in London and officially launched in July 2017.
The structure brings together representatives from the United States, Australia, the United Kingdom, Singapore, New Zealand and Canada to improve the speed of the exchange of operational data in corruption investigations and help countries that have suffered significant corruption offenses to bring perpetrators to justice and bring back illegally withdrawn funds.
"Now, Ukrainian law-enforcement officers do not have to wait several years for information from the United States, Great Britain, Singapore, Interpol, etc. - the Prosecutor General's Office has been established the contact with the International Anti-Corruption Coordination Center," said Mr. Yenin.
Main Department for International Legal Cooperation