Listen Live
    Europe

    Ukraine Arrests Ex-Justice Minister Lukash Over Deadly Maidan Clashes

    Europe
    Get short URL
    144

    The judge said Lukash could be released on a 5.6-million hryvna ($220,000) bail.

    KIEV (Sputnik) — A Kiev district court authorized on Friday the arrest of former Ukrainian Justice Minister Elena Lukash until December 29 on suspicion of her involvement in the crimes on Maidan Square in Kiev.

    "A request by investigators for the arrest of Elena Lukash to be satisfied," a judge announce in the court room.

    Related:

    Maidan Coup Leaves Ukraine Corrupted, Controlled by Oligarchs - Media
    Nuland Tries to Bend the Truth Behind Maidan Snipers Case
    Kiev Maidan Leader Uses Sanctions, Creates Godfather-Like Gambling Monopoly
    Tags:
    investigation, jail, Maidan, Ukraine
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik