Olexander Yefremov at the courthouse. Archive photo
Pechersk district court continues hearing on the issue of extending the measure of restraint ex-to the head of the faction “Party of regions” in Parliament Alexander Efremov. It is reported by the correspondent channel “112 Ukraine”.
“Now keep the word co-counsel. After he will say another defender. Only then will speak and the accused Oleksandr Yefremov. Today in the courtroom came the people’s Deputy Yuriy Solod. He made a motion that Alexander Efremov was released on bail. Also the lawyer is Sweet today I received a note from the judge for the fact that during his report he increasingly read the case materials. As Chairman, the case materials were provided to all parties to the criminal proceedings last Friday, so had plenty of time to read all materials,” – said the correspondent.
According to him, prosecutors say that the way lawyers delay the time that today failed to elect a new measure Alexander Efremov.
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It is also noted that Yefremov has not said where he got the information that the HCP is preparing his new charges.
“Today’s meeting was delayed for 2 hours due to the fact that, late one of the lawyers. From the outset, the defense insisted that Ephraim released. They claim that his detention took place in 8:00. Prosecutors insist that the detention expires in 00:00 today”, – said the correspondent.
As reported, Efremova detained on suspicion in infringement of territorial integrity and inviolability of Ukraine on July 30 at the airport of Kiev. In addition to encroachment on the territorial integrity and inviolability of the country, Ephraim is charged with direct support of a criminal organization “LNR”, and also illegal acquisition of property “Luganskugol”.