Oleksandr Turchynov after the escape of Yanukovych, acting President
Metropolitan Obolon district court started the interrogation of Secretary of the NSDC Oleksandr Turchynov in the case of high treason of the President-the fugitive Viktor Yanukovych.
After the disengagement “legitimate” Turchinov acting President of Ukraine.
He is interrogated as a witness.
“I had no personal relationship with the accused Yanukovych,” began the testimony of Turchinov.
Next week on charges of treason Viktor Yanukovych will interrogate the permanent representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko and President Petro Poroshenko.
Viktor Yanukovych ran away from Ukraine on 23 February 2014. Since then, living in Russia. The former President is accused of infringement of territorial integrity and inviolability of Ukraine, treason, aiding and abetting of the Russian Federation. He faces life imprisonment. July 5, 2017 in an interview with the Russian “First channel”, Yanukovych said that he did not wish to participate in the trial.