The General Prosecutor’s office submitted to Pechersky district court of Kiev indictment against 15 suspects in the riots at Parliament building on 31 August 2015. This is stated in soobsheniia service of the Prosecutor General.
“After the presentation of 15 suspects and their defenders of the indictment, it is directed to court for consideration in essence”, – said in the message.
The accused is charged with committing criminal offenses under part 1 article 294 (mass riots), part 2 of article 342 (resistance to representative of authority, employee of law enforcement body) part 2 of article 345 (threat or violence concerning the employee of law enforcement body) and part 1 St. 263 (illegal weapon handling, fighting supplies or explosives) of the Criminal code.
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