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The former Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine David Zhvania, who in 2014 was a colleague Petro Poroshenko, denounced the initiators of the Euromaidan. The video he released on YouTube.
It said that the purpose of the seizure of power in Ukraine was the control over cash flows. To do this, the opposition leaders removed from positions of then-President Viktor Yanukovych and Prime Minister Mykola Azarov.
“If at the beginning of the Maidan we just wanted Yanukovych has shared with us the power and cash flows, in January 2014, we felt the weakness of the government and headed the complete removal of the elected President. Then we were sure that Yanukovych will flee. He is a cowardly man. We strongly inflated in him fears of personal safety. We intimidated him,” admitted Zhvania.
He said that the opposition was forced to resign and leave Ukraine Azarov also, in the event Yanukovych’s flight, he was unable to lead the country.
“I understand that what we then did is a crime. I turn now to the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Iryna Venediktova. I am ready to testify against themselves, against Poroshenko, against Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Oleksandr Turchynov, against, against Vitali Klitschko. My only condition is I asked to ensure my safety. Because I know that people like Poroshenko, easily can order to eliminate me,” said Zhvania.
Euromaidan — mass protest actions in the center of Kiev and other cities of Ukraine in winter 2013-2014, which in the country there was a violent change of power. As a result of armed confrontation between protesters and the security forces have killed 106 people.
Video, photo All from Russia.