Interrogation of Viktor Yanukovych as a witness in the case of the Maidan in a videoconference on Skype watching at 13:00 on November 25.
Interrogation of Viktor Yanukovych as a witness in the case of Euromaidan in video conference via Skype should start at 13:00 on November 25. Online broadcast of the interrogation Yanukovych can be viewed on Корреспондент.net.
Also, the court intends to interrogate the former commander of the Interior troops Stanislav Shulyak.
Questioning will hold the Svyatoshinsky regional court of Kiev. He has already tested the connection via videoconference. It is reported that Yanukovych during the interrogation will be in the courtroom in Rostov-on-don.
The lawyer of ex-President Vitaly Serdyuk November 24 confirmed that videotapes will be held, and noted that Yanukovych to him actively preparing.
Videotapes expect to cover about 300 representatives of the media, with the program partner for many Russian journalists.
The request for interrogation, was sent to Russia by a Ukrainian court, and the Russian Federation confirmed his appointment on 25 Nov.
A number of Ukrainian politicians have criticized the idea of questioning Yanukovych online, saying that Moscow will try to conduct a propaganda operation and to spread misinformation with the help of fugitive Ukrainian court would not be able to punish. The Prosecutor’s office of Ukraine believe that the videoconference format will not ensure the effectiveness of the interrogation of the fugitive President.
The last time Viktor Yanukovych appeared before the media in 2014 – then he gave a press conference in Rostov-on-don.