Hundreds of activists of the movement «Right sector» block the exit from the Lukyanovka jail in Kiev where should take out the former employees of special division «Berkut» to participate in the meeting in the Sviatoshynsky district court of Kyiv on the case of murders of activists of the Euromaidan. About it reports «Interfax-Ukraine».
25 November in the course of this trial, the planned interrogation via videoconference ex-President Viktor Yanukovych as witnesses in the murder of Maidan activists.
Thus, the court and, therefore, the interrogation of Yanukovych may not take place, the Agency said.
In conversation with the correspondent of «Ukrainian truth» Advisor to the interior Minister Zoryan Shkiryak said that as of 12.48 Lukyanivka prison still failed to unlock.
On skype-questioning Yanukovych’s 45 accredited media, more than 110 journalists and operators. This was reported in the press service of the state judicial administration of Ukraine.
For questioning has allocated two rooms in the Svyatoshinsky district court of Kiev. In the first room will be the parties to criminal proceedings, judges, relatives of defendants and victims. Because of the crush of journalists were allocated another room, which will be broadcast online broadcast from the courtroom.
The courtroom will also allow operators of TV channels for broadcast.
Now the situation is calm in court, prosecutors, judges and lawyers avoid talking with journalists.
In the yard several police cars and an ambulance.
The accused had not yet arrived. Court employees promise that the meeting will start at 13.00.
As reported, on Friday at 13:00 at svyatoshynskyi district court of Kyiv will start the trial in the case of «Killing people during the Euromaidan», during which the planned interrogation of ex-President Viktor Yanukovych as a witness.
Prosecutor General Yury Lutsenko said he did not expect that Yanukovych will give important testimony.
Secretary of the national security Council and defense Oleksandr Turchynov expressed the opinion that the former President should be questioned not as a witness in cases of events on the capital’s Maidan, and as the main accused, and noted that the Russians want to make questioning Yanukovych’s show.
Questioning Yanukovych may fall: «Right sector» blocks away from the jail with «berkutovets» 25.11.2016