Russia has extended the right of residence of Yanukovych in the country

РФ продлила право пребывания Януковича в стране

Viktor Yanukovych

The fluent President of Ukraine may stay in Russia up to October 26, 2018.

Russia extended the term of temporary asylum to a fugitive Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych until 26 October 2018. About it the correspondent the lawyer said Yanukovych Vitaly Serdyuk.

According to the defender, Yanukovych may return to Ukraine, as, in his opinion, the Ukrainian government is unable to ensure his safety.

According to the newspaper Kommersant, the validity of the document, obtained Janukovichem October 2015, ended October 26, 2017.

However, as has assured a source in law enforcement bodies, no other documents for legal stay in Russia the former head of Ukraine no. Information on obtaining Russian citizenship, residence permit or a national passport in any of the records of the interior Ministry.

Place of official registration Yanukovych has not changed – he still was in a private residential house on the street Eremenko in Rostov-on-don.

Earlier General Prosecutor of Ukraine filed a petition in the Pechersky regional court on granting permission to carry out a special pre-trial investigation against Yanukovych, who is suspected of organizing the terrorist attack and murders on the Maidan.

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