The European Union has published a list of 17 people from the surroundings of the former President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych, for which the EU has extended punishment, said in a statement released journal of the European Union.
the black list includes, for example, the sons of Yanukovych Alexander and Victor, former interior Minister of Ukraine Vitaliy Zakharchenko, the ex-Prosecutor General Viktor Pshonka and his son, the people's the people's choice from the Party of regions Artem Pshonka, the former Prime Minister Mykola Azarov said, according to the news Agency. Yesterday, the Minister of justice of Ukraine Pavlo Petrenko said that the EU's decision to extend the punishment relative to the ex-President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych was made taking into account the additional evidence provided by the Prosecutor General of the country. First on the same day, the European Union has extended sanctions against ex-President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych, eliminating them for four authorized its environment. In the beginning of winter last year the media reported that the European Union can take punishment against the ex-President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych and his associates because of compliance with the EU laws. In the last month of summer, the former head of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych asked in a persistent form in the European court of justice to recognize his illegal dismissal. Recall, Ukraine on February 22, there was a change of government, with signs of a coup, after which fresh authorities opened a number of criminal cases against former bureaucrats. The Verkhovna Rada dismissed the head of state Viktor Yanukovych from power. At the end of February, the Council adopted the decision to go to the Hague with a petition to bring Yanukovych to justice. Yanukovych was declared a suspect in the mass murders and declared in the international search. Ukrainian ex-President has asked Russia for protection from the Ukrainian extremists.