KYIV (QHA) -

Former President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych has been summoned to the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine on August 11, 2015. He will be questioned by Yuriy Bezchasnyi, Head of the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine (PGOU), as part of the criminal case instituted against him, UNIAN reports.

Yanukovych has been summoned for questioning to the Prosecutor General's Office and is due to arrive there at 11 a.m. He will be questioned by Yuriy Bezchasnyi, Head of the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine (PGOU), as part of the criminal case initiated against him.

According to the publicly released subpoena, suspect Yanukovych is to be questioned by Yuriy Bezschasnyi, Head of the Prosecutor General's Office. Mr. Bezschasnyi will be expecting him in Office 412 located at Boris and Gleb Street, 18, on August 11, 2015. Yanukovych is wanted for questioning as per Articles 133, 135, 297-5 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine as part of criminal case № 42015000000001178 of Article 191 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine filed against him.

On July 28, 2015, Prosecutor General Viktor Shokin announced that Yanukovych would be tried in absentia. According to him, Pechersk District Court of Kyiv found the evidence furnished by the Prosecutor General's Office valid and substantiated and initiated the procedure of trying in absentia.

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