The chief Prosecutor's office has charged the former head of the security Service of the state (SBU) Alexander Yakimenko events on the Maidan in February last year, said the press service of the Ministry reported.
"The main investigation Department of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine reported suspected former Chairman of the security service of Ukraine, its former Deputy head of the Antiterrorist centre attached to the security Service of Ukraine and the former head of the security Service of Ukraine in Kyiv and Kyiv region on the basis of iniquity provided Including 3 tbsp. 365 of the criminal code of Ukraine (abuse of power and of their official duties, which entailed grave consequences)," - said in a statement released on the Internet office of the Prosecutor General message." determined that these leaders SBU, without legal grounds, regardless of the requirements of the law, for to suppress protests, February 18, 2014 declared a terrorist operation, and began its implementation in the Central part of Kiev. For example, the forces of the special operations center " And " at the SBU they organized the capture building Federation of trade unions of Ukraine, which led to the fire in this building and the death of 2 people, according to the report." Pechersk district court of Kyiv to the former head of the security Service of Ukraine in Kyiv and Kyiv region elected forbidden measure in the form of hour house arrest wearing an electronic monitoring tools, And former head of the security service of Ukraine and his Deputy wanted, " said the Prosecutor's office of Ukraine. In November last year, the head of the state security Service of Ukraine Valentyn Nalyvaichenko has been accused former heads of a number of police organizations in the country in preparation of the fall in the East. According to him, the former management of the security service, the interior Ministry and other police organizations in the country for several years prepared the crisis in the East of Ukraine. Remember, the Crisis of political power in Ukraine began once the head of state Viktor Yanukovych refused to sign the Association agreement with the EU, which served as an obstacle to Ukraine's participation in economic integration processes with the participation of Russia. Right then on the square began to gather crowds satisfied. The confrontation between protesters and the police became more and more fierce, in the end, during clashes lost their lives, more than 100 people. February 22, 2014, Immediately after the signing of the agreement between President Yanukovych and the opposition in Ukraine there was a coup. The result of fights on the street, in which the radicals many times used small arms and Molotov cocktails, were dozens of casualties. Up to the present time trial events on the Maidan is not completed.