Pre-trial proceedings in a Criminal case concerning ex-the chief of Department of security service of Ukraine Vladimir Bika, who is suspected of treason during last year's February events in Kiev, finished, said the chief military Prosecutor Anatoly Matios at a press conference on Wednesday.
in November past year, the former head of the SBU Valentyn Nalyvaychenko said that the detention and arrest of a Deputy of his predecessor, Alexander Yakimenko. As reported by the media, is captured, the former chief of counterintelligence of SBU Vladimir BIC.
"the main military Prosecutor's office completed Pre-trial proceedings concerning the former chief of one of departments of the SBU major-General berry, who along with other former leaders of the SBU suspected of committing iniquity under part 1 of article 111 of the Criminal code (treason), and that during December 2013 - February 2014 during the "Revolution of Dignity" assisted the representatives of the FSB of Russia in conducting subversive activities in Ukraine ", - said Matios.
The Prosecutor added that the further fate of the suspect decided by the court. IBGC is threatened by punishment in the form of punishment for a period of from 10 to fifteen years.
BICK was appointed head of the Department of counterintelligence protection of the interests of the country in the field of information security SBU in April 2012.
Kiev's main square Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence square) - was occupied by supporters of European integration on November 21, 2013, immediately after the announcement of the government of Mykola Azarov about temporary suspension of the signing of the Treaty on the Union with the EU. Later, the Maidan became the epicenter of the confrontation between the security forces and radicals. The clashes, during which opposing political force many times used firearms and " Molotov cocktails ", were dozens of casualties. Against this background, at the end of February 2014 in Ukraine there was a coup, and leader Viktor Yanukovych was removed from power. Rallies "euromaidan" was held in Kiev and several other Ukrainian cities, as well as among them in Zaporozhye.