The Goloseevsky district court of Kiev appointed on 10 November, the merits of the criminal case against Ukraine captured Russian citizens Alexander Alexander and Evgeny Erofeev.
"To appoint a judicial review of criminal proceedings... against Evgeny Erofeev and Aleksandr Aleksandrov is 9 hours and 30 minutes (10. 30 GMT) 10 November 2015, "said judge Nicholas Bibik in the process of the court session, RIA" Novosti ". In addition, the court did not meet the stated before the protection of the accused Russian citizens petition. Before the protection of Alexander Alexander and Evgeny Erofeev filed a lawsuit in the Supreme administrative court of Ukraine to President Petro Poroshenko on the recognition of Russian citizens prisoners of war, which does not allow to apply criminal prosecution. Remember, the 17th of may was announced about the detention in the locality Happiness in the Donbas 2 military who identified themselves as Russian contract servicemen who served in the special forces: Alexandra Alexandrova, and Eugene Erofeev. In the Russian defense Ministry asked them to stop the torture and release of two former soldiers. Relatives of captured Russian citizens also confirmed that they had resigned from the army. On may 22, a court in Kiev arrested Alexander and Erofeev. They were charged with terrorism. On may 27, Ukrainian media reported that Alexandrov wants to cooperate with the investigation. Erofeev to assist the investigation did not want.