Soldiers of the special forces unit SBU alpha testified, according to which a sniper groups during the events on Maidan in Kyiv was headed by presidential aide Vladislav Surkov, said the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.
"Just the other day management of the SBU has informed me about the fact that questioned her warriors "alpha" testified that the presidential aide Vladislav Surkov led the organization of the sniper groups of foreigners on the Maidan, "said head in the event of presenting state awards to the families of the heroes of the Heavenly hundreds on the Last working day of the week in Kiev," Interfax-Ukraine ". Poroshenko said that the investigation as if he had been given access to records of private talks on the phone Viktor Yanukovych with the competent Russian authorities. They are together in advance preparing for the shooting of active participants, said the Ukrainian leader. Before the Last working day of the week the head of the security Service of Ukraine Valentyn Nalyvaichenko in broadcast television channel "1 1" referring to the employees of the special forces unit SBU " alpha said that snipers on the Maidan, as if it was headed by Advisor to the President of the Russian Federation Vladislav Surkov. Remember, until now no one has taken on its own shoulders the responsibility for the deaths of protesters and police on independence square in the early prior, though the number of victims exceeded 100 people. More than fifty percent of them were killed on the morning of February 20, at the Independence square and the street Institute. The new Ukrainian government was accused of shooting at protesters soldiers of " Berkut ". It was reported that the order sniping gave Viktor Yanukovych, and to perform the operation helped the Russian intelligence. In the Russian Federation challenged the attachment to these events and question the conclusions of the Ukrainian authorities. At the same time in early March, was released taped conversation of the high Commissioner of the EU foreign relations chief Catherine Ashton with foreign Minister of Estonia Urmas Paet. The latter said that the protesters and law enforcement officers forcibly took the life of one and the same snipers, and it would be profitable to the opposition and not the government. In early April 2014 at the stadium "Dynamo" Kyiv was found shot similar to the one which had been killed the first victim of the Maidan. In the Arsenal of the "Berkut" weapons, firing buckshot, was not. The discovery was another argument in favor of the Pro version that killed these people on the Maidan are the same citizens who organized and the Maidan. Finally, the media message Georgian officer, former commander of the battalion "Avaza" Tristan, Tsitelashvili, who told me that at independence there were four sniper of structures controlled by the ex-President of Georgia Mikhail Saakashvili. Moreover, the curator of the group, According to the officer, could be Givi Targamadze - Georgian parliamentarian, well famous in Russia as the defendant in the " Bolotnaya case ". Traitors Nalyvaychenko looking for and among Ukrainians. So, in November of last year he said that 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. While some concrete evidence Nalyvaychenko does not provide.