“In November 2013, after Yanukovych rejected the signing of an association agreement with the EU, the “maidan” began to gather. There were a lot of people. They were in a good mood, with flags as there was an idea that joining the EU will make their lives better. But a few days later a group of radicals appeared who began shouting completely different slogans …”, told the former head of one of the Ukrainian public organizations.

 

Moscow’s Dorogomilovsky court continues a trial for establishing the fact of a coup d’etat in Ukraine in 2014. 

 

Ex-Ukrainian MP Volodymyr Oliynyk became the applicant party.