Ex-President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych asked the Prosecutor General’s Office to interrogate him on the proceeding regarding treason in his place of residence - Rostov-on-Don. This was announced on Monday by his lawyer Vitaliy Serdyuk, providing the investigator with the corresponding application of Yanukovych - TASS reports.
The lawyer will be representing interests of Yanukovych in the Prosecutor General’s Office during the interrogation.
"My client (Viktor Yanukovych) asks to interrogate him in Rostov-on-Don,” Serdyuk said.
The lawyer said that Yanukovych is afraid for his life and finds it impossible to come to Ukraine for questioning.
As it became known today, ex-president’s lawyer Vitaliy Serdyuk is to represent his client during today’s interview at the Prosecutor General’s Office in Kyiv.