Wednesday, July 6 2016 13:32 EEST
Euromaidan’s murders: investigation accuses Berkut
Ukraine, Euromaidan, Maidan, revolution, Berkut, murders, activists, guns, examination, results, bullets, crime

The examination showed that the Berkut’s members were involved into the murders of activists on Euromaidan.

The investigation found out what guns the special forces had used against the activists.

Ballistic examinations have confirmed the participation of the Berkut’s fighters in the murders on Euromaidan. It was reported by the Prosecutor General Aleksey Donsky in the Svjatoshynskyi District Court.

On July 5, the court started to hear the case of the former Berkut’s members Pavlo Abroskin, Serhii Zinchenko, Oleksandr Marinchenko, Serhii Tamtura and Oleg Yanishevsky. They are suspected of shooting dead 48 activists.

The Court has already finished studying the results of the examinations. According to Donsky, it managed to find the guns that had been attached to a special unit of the Berkut. The activists were killed and injured from them. They also examined the bullets and fragments removed from the dead and wounded bodies.

As reported earlier by, Destructive night in Donetsk: shells hit houses and bus, there are several victims. 

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