The former head of Ukraine did not come for questioning to the Prosecutor General's office of Ukraine, where he had been summoned through the text in the newspaper " Governmental courier ".
at the appointed time to the investigator came lawyer Viktor Yanukovych Vitaliy Serdyuk. He then said that his client is ready to participate in all investigative actions – but so that there be no danger of its life and health.
"since Yanukovich on the international wanted list is not placed, obstacles investigative actions At the moment there is no time, the proper message We currently submit to the investigation," he said, Serdyuk RIA " Novosti ". Lawyer Yanukovych also said that his client is ready to communicate with the investigator of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine – or by Skype videoconference, or in Rostov-on-don, where he currently resides, transmits radio " Freedom "." in person, the client appealed to the Prosecutor General with a legally notarized statement in which it requested the initiation of investigative actions with his participation and insisted that the investigative activity has occurred or videoconference, or in the order of arrival of the investigator at his place of residence, " the lawyer said Yanukovych. According to his statement, the former President of Ukraine is ready to call its own current address, if the investigator of the Prosecutor General's office will agree to go to Russia for talks with Yanukovych." We do not publish this address, taking into account the issue of security. However, the investigator this address will know and will be able to conduct investigative actions, if you decide to come, " explained Serdyuk. The lawyer of former Ukrainian leader also said that the publication of the call for a conversation to the Prosecutor General in the newspaper "Governmental courier" is designed to make the public the impression that Viktor Yanukovych is hiding from the investigation – then as he is ready in full force cooperating with him on reasonable terms. For example, now the parties discuss the possibility of admission of written evidence of Yanukovych and implementation of interrogation in a videoconference, writes " Today ". Remember, August 7, Vitaliy Serdyuk said call Yanukovych for questioning, saying that his client fears for his life and health, and this is an objective good cause for failure to appear at the Prosecutor General (article 138 of the Criminal procedure code of Ukraine). On 6 August it was announced that the Ukrainian General Prosecutor's office sent to Interpol documents in search of Yanukovych in cases of occupancy of a residence Mezhyhiria and forest land Sukholuchye. On the same day in the room of the Ukrainian newspaper "Governmental courier" publishes official documents and decrees, there was addressed to the former President an invitation – eleven August to appear for questioning to the Prosecutor General. On 21 July it was announced that Interpol at the time stopped the investigation of Yanukovych.