In Russia, the detained former Minister of Finance and duties of the DNI, the media are writing
In Rostov-on-don detained the former Head of the Ministry of Finance and duties DND Alexander Timofeev. About it informs the regional information Portal DonDay citing a source.
they say that 47-year-old Alexander Timofeev, nicknamed "Tashkent" has been already delivered to the Russian capital to enable investigation. It is noted that he spent a number of months lived in Rostov-on-don.
The portal adds that Timofeev in November 2014 became the people's choice the people's Council DND, and 12 November, he was appointed Minister of Finance and fees-the self-proclaimed Republic. In 2016 he became the acting Deputy head of the Council of Ministers of the DNI.
The head of DNR Zakharchenko died 31 August as a result of explosion in cafe "Separable" in the center of Donetsk. The head of the Ministry of parish funds and fees of the self-proclaimed Republic Alexander Timofeev in the explosion were seriously damaged health. In addition, the dead guard Zakharchenko. According to the MOE, damaged eleven people. DNR authorities realized the incident a terrorist attack. The Parliament of the DND has appointed acting head of the Republic's envoy at the talks in Minsk Pushilin. Then, Timofeyev was freed from all positions in the DNR and he moved to Rostov-on-don.
Russian President Vladimir Putin called the murder cowardly Zakharchenko, noting that those who chose the path of terror, not willing to seek a peaceful solution to the conflict. The official representative of the foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said that there is almost no doubt that the elimination of the head of the DNI is Kiev. The RF IC opened a criminal case under the criminal code.