The Kyivsky district Court of Simferopol graduated from the custody of one of the participants of the case of encroachment on the life of an employee Crimean "Berkut" in Kiev during the riots in February last year, informs on Sunday, the press service of the Prosecutor's office of Crimea.
at the end of February 2014, Ukraine saw the coup d'etat, fresh authorities were made responsible for all the incidents that occurred in the process of euromayday ", in the past the country's leadership. Some criminal cases were initiated against a number of bureaucrats, And special police "Berkut" was dissolved.
The epicenter of the riots was the main Kiev square, Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence square), which was first occupied by supporters of European integration, And later became a place of confrontation between security forces and radical. The clashes, in which the radicals many times used small arms and Molotov cocktails, were dozens of casualties, as well As among them from the Crimean unit of special forces "Berkut" and internal territorial army.
"The court granted the application by the investigating authority, supported by the office of public Prosecutor of the Republic, and ordered the arrest of A. Kostenko for a period of two months, according to the report of the Prosecutor's office.
Kostenko charged with committing iniquity, stipulated by the article " intentional infliction of harm on the motives of political, ideological, racial, national or religious hatred or enmity, or by motives of hatred or enmity in relation to some social group ".
Under the assumption of the investigation, it is in the process of mass riots in Kiev in February 2014 inflicted injuries and injuries to the employee of the Crimean detachment of special forces " Berkut ".