Yanukovych will not appear in the Ukrainian court because of the threat to its security.

Янукович не появится в украинском суде из-за угрозы своей безопасности, - адвокат

Given the fact that in Ukraine there is a threat to the security of ex-President Viktor Yanukovych, to talk about his appearance in court not necessary. About this lawyer Yanukovych Vitaliy Serdyuk declared it during the press conference, which was broadcast channel “112 Ukraine”.

“Given the fact that there is a persistent call to kill Yanukovych and the latest example is the people’s Deputy Yemets officially giving interviews, has sounded the call to the intelligence services of Ukraine Yanukovych to shoot – to talk about some security measures on the territory of Ukraine is impossible”, – said Serdyuk, answering a question, whether there will be Yanukovych in court.

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Viktor Yanukovych left Ukraine in February 2014 during the mass protests on Independence square, the participants of which demanded his resignation. In February 2015 the Verkhovna Rada has deprived him of the title of the President of Ukraine.

Yanukovych left the territory of Russia, where she lives currently. Meanwhile in Ukraine against him opened a number of criminal proceedings.

The Prosecutor General’s office said Yanukovych on suspicion of misappropriation of property in “Mezhyhiria, Sukholuchchia, about abuse of office in the signing and bringing into force of laws on 16 January, on the establishment of a criminal organization and committing a series of crimes in the days of the revolution of dignity. In addition, the ex-President said suspicion in the case of getting them under the guise of royalties, bribes in excess of 26.5 million USD.

12 Jan 2015 it became known that Yanukovych and former Prime Minister Mykola Azarov declared internationally wanted by Interpol. However, in July 2015 has been suspended access to information in the accounting of the General Secretariat of Interpol on the international wanted list Yanukovych.

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