The Court, who has to consider an extension of the preventive measure for ex-head of the Party of Regions in the Verkhovna Rada (Ukrainian Parliament) Alexander Yefremov, announced a break for 20 minutes, the correspondent of 112 Ukraine TV Channel reports.
"The break was announced immediately because the session began only with the judge and prosecutor. Neither Yefremov nor his defenders appeared in the hall. The break was announced for 20 minutes, the prosecutor has to find out where is a suspect, and the judge must find out why there are no lawyers", the correspondent said.
Recall, Pechersk District Court of Kyiv continued the trial of ex-head of the Party of Regions Alexander Yefremov on November 24, 9:00 am Kyiv time.
Recall that Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko said that Yefremov was accused of direct support of pro-Russian separatists on July 30.
Yefremov was detained on suspicion accused of violation of foreign territorial supremacy and infringement of inviolability of Ukraine on July 30 at Kyiv airport. Apart from that Yefremov is charged with direct support of a Luhansk region militants and misappropriation of Luganskugol property.