The court postponed the trial of Yanukovych

Суд перенес рассмотрение дела Януковича

The next meeting is scheduled for October 25.

Obolonskiy district court of Kiev postponed consideration of the case of the fugitive President Viktor Yanukovych, accused of treason. This was said by Chairperson of the Board of referee Vladislav Devyatko Thursday, October 19.

The beginning of a new meeting is scheduled for 10.00 am on Wednesday, October 25.

Today the court continued to examine the evidence for the prosecution. In particular, there were shown video materials of the media about the occupation of Crimea by the Russian military.

Earlier examination had established that Yanukovych has publicly called for separatism.

Note, the General Prosecutor of Ukraine filed a petition in the Pechersky regional court on granting permission to carry out a special pre-trial investigation against Viktor Yanukovych.

The Case Yanukovych

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

GPU called Yanukovych for questioning

Lawyer Yanukovych did not appear at the court

The trial of Yanukovych postponed to October

Expertise: Yanukovych has publicly called for separatism