Ex-Head of Officer Corps Center of the POW Release Volodymyr Ruban returned to Ukraine. Valentyn Rybin, the lawyer, stated this, as Ukrainian news reported.
“He returned to Kyiv long ago,” the lawyer said.
Valentyn Rybin did not specify the accurate date when Ruban arrived from abroad.
According to the lawyer, Ruban and his defense party intend to participate in the court hearing concerning his case on May 7.
Earlier, Ex-Head of Officer Corps Center of the POW Release Volodymyr Ruban left Ukraine. He was released from the detention, as reported citing the Prosecutor General’s Office.
Yuriy Lutsenko, Prosecutor General, claimed that he had proof that Savchenko planned an armed coup d'état, which would have led to mass civilian casualties. In particular, according to the information of the Prosecutor General's Office, she planned to shell Kyiv with a grenade launcher. Furthermore, together with earlier detained Volodymyr Ruban she is suspected of an organization of assassination of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.
On April 16, 2019, Brovarsky District Court ruled to release Volodymyr Ruban and Ukrainian MP Nadiya Savchenko.