A court in Italy has changed the measure of restraint for former Ukrainian MP Ihor Markov, who is accused of beating protesters in Odessa, He was put under house detention, said on the last working day of the week people's choice of the Verkhovna Rada Andrey Lozovoy.
"The court of Genoa has changed on demand protection measure Igor Markov from detention on home detention with an electronic bracelet," wrote willow.
He Also said that this decision " will not affect the consideration of the main question of extradition Markov in Ukraine ". According Lozovoy, the date of the next court session, which will consider the issue of extradition has not yet prescribed.
first press Secretary of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine Artem Shevchenko said Markov arrested in Italy at the request of Ukrainian Bureau of Interpol. It was also noted that Ukraine gave Italy all the necessary documents for the extradition of former Deputy.\
According to the lawyer of the politician Enrico Scopesi, Markov will have the opportunity to leave the prison in a few days. According to the newspaper La Repubblica, He would be transferred from prison to one of the hotels Genoa only when will be ready a bracelet, controlling all his movements.
in October 2013, Markov was arrested by Ukrainian police on suspicion of organizing the beating of protesters in Odessa in 2007. The politician was placed in the Odessa SIZO. After the change of government in February 2014, the Court released Markov from custody in connection with the restoration policy in the office of member of Parliament. In November 2014 have any information that Markov fled the country due to the fact that he was in sight of the SBU in the case against Russian actor Mikhail Porechenkov.