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27.10.2017 | Particularly large theft has been committed by the officials because of dishonesty or negligent attitude towards their service. A criminal case has been initiated

In the result of the investigation conducted by State Interests Protection Department of the Prosecutor General's Office of the Republic of Armenia, it has been found out that according to the contract of 2002, signed between “Armforest” SNCO, Institute of Botany of the RA National Academy of Sciences  and  Society of Armenian Engineers and Scientists of America- Institute of Botany of the RA National Academy of Sciences is obliged to ensure the organization of work and protection of experimental plantations, founded by the investments of the Society of Armenian Engineers and Scientists of America in 1998 (20 hectares) and in 1999 (30 hectares), as well as a herbarium (0.5 hectares) and a collection of hybrid poplar trees, established in 2001.

During 2004-2016 4.204 trees have been illegally cut down, and from the herbarium, founded in 1999, 1900 trees have been cut down, from which the quantity of stolen timber has been 987 m3 and the cost - 19,740,000 AMD.

Taking into account the fact that the recorded violations contain elements of a crime, a criminal case has been initiated by the prosecutor of State Interests Protection Department of the Prosecutor General's Office of the Republic of Armenia under Article 177, Part 3, Point 1 and Article 315 Part 2 of the RA Criminal Code.

The preliminary investigation of the case has been instructed to the RA Investigative Committee.