Head of Specialized Anticorruption Prosecutor’s Office Appointed
On November 30, 2015, Nazar Kholodnytsky was appointed, through a competitive selection process, Deputy Prosecutor General of Ukraine in charge of the Specialized Anticorruption Prosecuor’s Office of the Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine. This laid the foundation for launching the Specialized Anticorruption Prosecutor’s Office’s work and enabled launching the operations of the National Anticorruption Bureau as the pretrial investigation body. Subsequently, a competitive selection for the SAP prosecutors’ positions took place. As of October 2017, the SAP’s staff consisted of 45 persons, including 38 prosecutors.