The lawyer of the victims in the case of ex-Berkut officers Victoria Deineko announced the withdrawal of all Board of judges of the Kyiv court of appeal
“We have a representative of the victims Deineka branch was declared the composition of the court,” – said Vasilyev.
Another representative of the victims, Evgeniya Zakrevskaya, expressed the view that there are objective reasons to believe that the court might be biased.
The meeting lasted two of the victims ‘ representative Vitaly Tytych and Marina Lilichenko, however, the court decided not to adjourn the meeting.
“The judges, having conferred on a place, decided: given that the representatives of the victims and Cytyc Lilichenko left the courtroom without telling the panel of judges, and after hearing the opinion of all participants that have not objected to continue the proceedings in their absence, decided to continue proceedings in the absence of these representatives,” said Valieva.
Now the court retired to the deliberation room.