Yanukovych court session adjourned again

15:54, 26 June 2017

Another court session in the case of ex-president Viktor Yanukovych took place in Kyiv. However, since Yanukovych did not join the session in the video conference mode from Rostov, Russia, the Ukrainian court decided that the hearing will be adjourned till June, 29.

Viktor Yanukovych, the former Ukrainian president has been residing in Russia since March 2014, when his regime was toppled by activists of Euromaidan movement.

As the conflict between unarmed protesters and law enforcers reached the bloody climax, Yanukovych and his sidekicks fled the country.

Ukraine’s Prosecutor General’s Office charges Yanukovych with state treason, supporting Russian officials responsible for violating Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity, as well as waging aggressive war.