Kyiv local prosecutor's office No. 10 is suspecting seven employees of the National Children's Specialized Hospital "Okhmatdyt" of embezzlement.

The group has been stealing children's medicines in significant amounts.

According to the press service of the prosecutor's office in Kyiv, a manager of the pharmacy warehouse in 2012-2015 stole medicines worth UAH 3 million.

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Pre-trial investigation is underway, the prosecutor's office said.