Yanukovych officially asked Putin to bring Russian army to Ukraine in March 2014

15:38, 15 August 2017

Ex-president of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych asked his Russian counterpart Putin to bring his troops to Ukraine in March 2014.

The respective letter which Putin’s administration received in early March 2014 was the official document. Yuriy Sergeev, Ukraine’s former UN envoy said that during the court session in Kyiv on Tuesday, while the judges considered Yanukovch’s case.

Sergeev is a witness in this case who saw how the letter was presented at the UN Security Council’s session.