Ilya Kiva

Ilya Kiva

Traitor to Ukraine, former people's deputy
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IlyaKiva is a traitor to Ukraine, former people's deputy of Ukraine.

Brief biography of Ilya Kiva

Ilya Kiva was born on June 2, 1977 in Poltava.

He studied in Poltava, at the Korolenko Pedagogical University. Ilya Kiva received higher education in 2009, graduating from the Yaroslav the Wise Law University.

From 2005 to 2008 Ilya Kiva was the Director of Ukrsvyazmontazh. Later, he worked as an engineer at the Donetsk Railroad.

From 2010 to 2011 Ilya Kiva actively worked in one of the divisions of Ukravtodor, and in 2011 he was appointed Deputy Head of the Department of Consumer Protection in Poltava region.

In 2014, Ilya Kiva, in the rank of major, headed the battalion"Poltavshchyna".

At the same time, very soon, in the winter of 2014, Ilya Kiva took the position of deputy head of the Donetsk Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. He was one of the first regional leaders who actively used and promoted the databases of the website "Peacemaker" for use by law enforcers.

For a short period of time, Kiva was the head of the Right Sector branch in Poltava region, and also acted as a political leader of theRight Sector in the territories of eastern Ukraine.

In 2015, Ilya Kiva became the head of the Department for Combating Drug Crime in the National Police.

However, in 2016, Khatiya Dekanoidze, who was the head of the National Police at the time, fired Kiva.

In 2017, Ilya Kiva was elected the leader of the Socialist Party of Ukraine, and in 2019 he ran for the presidential election of Ukraine from the Socialist Party.

After the defeat in the presidential election, Ilya Kiva took part in early parliamentary elections. He ran for the people's deputies from the Opposition Platform - For Life party.

After the full-scale invasion of Ukraine by the Russian Federation in February 2022, Kiva betrayed his state and went to the side of the enemy. There he acted as a political expert and told tall tales about Ukrainians.


On December 6, 2023, the Russian media reported that Kiva's body was found in a house near Moscow.

High-profile scandals
  • In 2016, Ilya Kiva was accused of cooperating with smugglers who engage in illegal trade with the occupied territories of Donbass.

  • In Facebook Ilya Kiva indirectly called for the killing of persons of non-traditional orientation, referring to the Bible.

  • The former leader of the Odessa branch ofRight Sector, Sergei Sternenko, accused Ilya Kiva, claiming that the latter threatened the activist, saying"we will bury you activists in the ground".

  • In 2019, Kiva disgraced himself on live TV, saying he would "fight against Ukraine and its people."

  • Shortly after the start of the new convocation of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, journalists caught Ilya Kiva for "manhandling" right in the session hall of the Parliament.

  • On April 26, 2021, Kiva defended his dissertation and received a scientific degree of candidate of sciences in public administration. At the defense of the thesis of the MP was not allowed most journalists.

Family of Ilya Kiva

Ilya Kiva raises a son and a daughter. His daughter serves in the National police.

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