Viktor Medvedchuk Photo: Ivan Kovalenko / “Kommersant”
The Pechersky district court of Kiev has obliged office of public Prosecutor of Ukraine to open a case against the leader of the “Opposition platform For life”, Viktor Medvedchuk, who is known as the main Pro-Russian politician of Ukraine. Wrote about this on his page in Facebook Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Salome Bobrovskaya.
Medvedchuk and his colleague in the leadership of the party Yuriy Boyko was suspected of treason due to visits to Moscow and meetings with representatives of the Russian leadership, including President Vladimir Putin.
Bobrovskaya added that the investigating judge in the ruling said that the data “do indicate signs of a crime”.
In Ukraine, Viktor Medvedchuk is considered to be Pro-Russian politician, because it supports communication with the Russian leadership. In particular, in early September, Medvedchuk took part in the Eastern economic forum in Vladivostok, and before the presidential election in Ukraine, visited Moscow, where he met with Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and head of Gazprom Alexei Miller. For a politician regularly criticized by its opponents in Ukraine.
Video, photo All from Russia.