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Former President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko had to postpone the funeral of the father from participation in the hearing. This was written by his press Secretary Svyatoslav Tsigalko on his page in Facebook.
The politician made this decision in connection with the court meeting, which for him will be considered the measure of restraint. Farewell to Oleksiy Poroshenko will take place on June 19.
Oleksiy Poroshenko died June 16, 85-m to year of life after the incident on the eve of hemorrhagic stroke.
Previously, the office of General Prosecutor of Ukraine filed a petition to the court about the capture of Poroshenko into custody on charges of illegal appointment of the Deputy head of the foreign intelligence Service (SVR) Sergei Semochko. On 10 June he officially became a suspect in the case of the decline of the foreign intelligence service of Yegor Bozhok to the abuse of power. Under the relevant article of the Criminal code of Ukraine’s fifth President is threatened by imprisonment for a term from 3 to 10 years.
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