At slowes Secretary of the NSDC, the Ukrainian court should not «work the crowd at the scenario of the Russian special services».
The former President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych should be questioned not as a witness in cases of events on the capital’s Maidan, and as the main accused. This was stated by Secretary of national security Council and defense of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov, reports the Internet-the edition with reference to .
«You know what the problem is this interrogation (scheduled for 25 November, the interrogation by videoconference – Ed.)? That Yanukovych will be questioned as a witness, as strange as it sounds. This interview was initiated by protection of the soldiers of «Berkut» (special unit of the MIA – Ed.) which is accused in the shooting of activists of Maidan», – said Secretary of the NSDC.
According to him, the Russians gave permission for this interview, «I just want to do a show where the «witness» Yanukovych will protect the Berkut and throw mud Maidan».
Turchynov also expressed confidence that Yanukovych does not recognize his guilt.
«He’s going to tell me that «eagle» was doing his duty, etc., the Court went to meet the protection of suspects in the killings and became a tool for the implementation of another script. I am convinced that Yanukovych should be questioned not as a witness, and as the main accused, and for good reason. Ranging from large-scale corruption, and ending his personal responsibility for the execution of the Heavenly Hundreds», – said the Secretary of Council of national security and defense.
In his opinion, Yanukovych also needs to be tried for treason: «Remember, a signed appeal to (the President of the Russian Federation – Ed.) Putin on the introduction of troops to Ukraine. For this it is necessary to answer».
At the same time Turchynov is convinced that if the Ukrainian side can not provide its delivery to Ukraine, so should be involved correspondence justice.»The Ukrainian court must serve Ukraine and its laws, not to be extras in the scenario of the Russian special services,» – said Secretary of the NSDC of Ukraine.