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Next hearing on ex-Berkut officers will be held on February 23
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The next hearing on the case of five former Berkut officers will take place on February 23. This was reported by the correspondent of the 112 Ukraine TV channel.

Today Svyatoshinsky court heard Vasyl Mihalka, one of the victims of the events on Institutska Street on February 20, 2014. He was wounded through the chest. Parties studied video with the victim.

"Today the parties have studied the video and considered from what angle the shot was made. The video the time of the output shot is not visible, so there was a dispute. Protection says that the shot was made not from the place where the Berkut officers were situated. Prosecutors say video once again proves that the shots were carried by Berkut Special Forces", the correspondent said.

Earlier Oleksandr Kovalyov assisted the Berkut officers in getting rid of the weapons and withdrawing from Kyiv