Stanislav Melnyk

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Stanislav Melnyk (11 July 1961 – 9 March 2015) was a Ukrainian businessman and politician.


He was member of the Verkhovna Rada of the fifth (2006–2007) and sixth (2007–2012) convocations for the Party of Regions.[1]

Between 2002 and 2006 Melnyk was member of the Donetsk city council. He was manager of the Donetsk Brewery for six years and between 2005 and his election to the Verkhovna Rada he was CEO of 'Lux' JSC.[1]

He was found shot dead in the bathroom of his apartment in Ukrainka, Kiev Oblast on 9 March 2015. He was 53 years old.[2][3] He left a suicide note asking for forgiveness.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Former Party of Regions deputy and Rinat Akhmetov's top manager committed suicide". 10 March 2015. Retrieved 13 March 2015.
  2. ^ "Former Ukrainian parliamentarian Melnyk found dead in apparent suicide". Kyiv Post. 10 March 2015. Retrieved 13 March 2015.
  3. ^ "Yanukovych ally Peklushenko in new Ukraine mystery death". BBC News. 12 March 2015. Retrieved 13 March 2015.

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