President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has stated that he paid his vacation in the Maldives from his own bank account and crossed the border with his passport and under his name. He said this at a press conference in Kyiv today, - correspondent of OstroV reports.
"I want to note that I crossed the border under my name, with my passport and appropriate registration from the border guards… I paid all this (both the plane and the hotel) from my bank account in Ukrainian bank. You will be able to make sure of this in the filed declaration (this should happen in the next 3.5 weeks)", - he reported.
"Not a penny was spent from the Ukrainian budget, the funds were declared and all taxes were paid", - the president added.
According to him, he did not give his functions to anyone during the vacation and was in contact twenty-four seven.