The Pechersky district court of Kyiv has begun to consider of the petition of the investigation the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine on election of a measure of restraint to the member of the nationalist party " Freedom ", the ex-Minister of agrarian policy and food Ihor Shvaika said on Thursday, the investigating judge Olesya Batryn.
More than 150 people, including More than 60 national guardsmen, was damaged during the riots on August 31 at the Parliament building since the adoption of the MPs in the first reading of changes to the Constitution of the country in terms of decentralization. Later it was announced about the death of 3 commandos because of the resulting in riots injuries. Interior Minister Arsen Avakov has been accused of participating and organizing the riots the party "Freedom" Oleg Tyahnybok as its leader. Police said on suspicion of belonging to the riots of 18 persons, among them three former deputies of Svoboda.
"An examination of the petition of the investigator Turner, supported by the state office of public Prosecutor on the application regarding the suspect Ihor Shvaika measures of restraint," said the Batryn in the process of the trial.
Schweich with his lawyers came to a court meeting. In addition, the meeting came the same party ex-Minister to Express support for him.