The trial against Yanukovych on charges of treason will begin may 4 – Poroshenko

In Ukraine, may 4, will begin in absentia trial of ex-President Viktor Yanukovych on charges of treason. This was stated by President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko during a visit to the Main centre of communication, automation and information protection of the State border service of Ukraine.

“May 4, I reported to the attorney General, we begin. Let in absentia, but the trial against former President Yanukovych on charges of treason,” – said the head of state.

“The prosecution proved the result, examinations are irrefutable and indisputable evidence, and it is also a step to restore justice,” – said Poroshenko.

Earlier it was reported that the military Prosecutor’s office transferred to Pechersky court of Kiev the indictment in the case of high treason Viktor Yanukovych.