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Court once again refuses to release Ivashchenko from custody

The former Acting Defence Minister in Yulia Tymoshenko’s government has now been in custody charged with abusing his position for over a year | детальніше

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Yury Lutsenko kept in custody despite his state of health

Despite clear warnings from doctors about a serious health condition, the Pechersky District Court in Kyiv on Monday refused to release former Minister of Foreign Affairs Yury Lutsenko from custody | детальніше

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Extraordinary response to protest over interference by Prosecutor General in court judgements

The Verkhovna Rada Committee on Judicial Issues has sent the appeal from human rights defenders on the need to draw up and introduce amendments to legislation preventing interference in court rulings by the Prosecutor and High Council of Justice to the latter | детальніше

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EU warns against selective use of justice with respect to members of the opposition

The selective use of justice in Ukraine could have a negative effect on the ratification process after the signing of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement, the Head of the EU Delegation to Ukraine Jose Manuel Pinto Teixeira has said | детальніше

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Trial of Yulia Tymoshenko dominates at Yalta

While the main issue which most interested almost all participants in the 8th annual conference in Yalta was not on the agenda for the first day of the meeting on Friday, it became clear from the first minutes of the meeting that the issue of former Prime Minister Tymoshenko’s detention could not be avoided. | детальніше

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German Chancellor expresses concern over trials of former government members

In a telephone call to President Yanukovych Angela Merkel stressed that in the course of free parliamentary elections the possibility must be ensured for full political competition and called for criminal law to not be abused through its use against political opponents. | детальніше

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EU Official assured that Tymoshenko will not be stopped from standing for political office

EU enlargement commissioner Stefan Fule, after meeting President Yanukovich, said he expected Ukraine to amend its criminal laws to allow Tymoshenko to go free and continue to be active politically. | детальніше

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Irina Lutsenko accuses authorities of trying to blur her husband’s diagnosis

Irina Lutsenko, wife of the former Minister of Internal Affairs, Yury Lutsenko, has confirmed that her husband was taken on Thursday morning for examination at the Kyiv City Diagnostic Centre | детальніше

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Tymoshenko not allowed to receive guests from Europe in SIZO

Judge Rodion Kireyev has refused to allow the leader of the European People’s Party, Wilfred Martens to meet with former Prime Minister and leader of the opposition Batkivshchyna Party who has been held in a Kyiv SIZO [detention unit] since 5 August this year | детальніше

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Lutsenko’s health in hands of procrastinating officials

Iryna Lutsenko, wife of former Minister of Internal Affairs Yury Lutsenko has asked the presiding judge in the trial of her husband, Serhiy Vovk to give permission for him to receive professional medical care outside the SIZO or detention unit. Vovk refused | детальніше

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Ivashchenko’s son asks foreign diplomats to intercede on his father’s behalf

The son of the former Acting Minister of Defence in Yulia Tymoshenko’s government, Valery Ivashchenko has turned to diplomatic missions and international organizations over the deterioration in his father’s health. | детальніше

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Tymoshenko Trial Delay Seen As Favor To EU

Political allies of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko say that a Kyiv court’s adjournment of her trial is an attempt to gain leverage with international partners | детальніше

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U.S, EU press Ukraine; Tymoshenko trial delayed

The trial of Ukraine’s former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko was abruptly put on hold for two weeks on Sept. 12 after the United States and European Union expressed fresh concern to President Viktor Yanukovich over her prosecution | детальніше

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Penal authorities promise more tests for Yury Lutsenko, not hospital care

During examinations in May, the results of which were only made public last week, and on 30 August, doctors considered that the former Minister of Internal Affairs required specialized hospital care. Instead he continues to be held in a detention centre without the appropriate specialists or equipment with more examinations prescribed | детальніше

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EU concerned about parliamentary elections without Tymoshenko

Jose Manuel Pintu Teisheira, Head of the Head of the European Commission Representation in Ukraine has warned that possible impediment by the authorities to participation by the opposition in the 2012 parliamentary elections would cast doubt over their outcome | детальніше

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Former Deputy Head of Naftohaz Ihor Didenko gets suspended sentence

The Pechersky District Court in Kyiv on Monday passed sentence in the trial of Ihor Didenko, issuing a three year suspended sentence. His prosecution is one of those recently named by the Public Committee against Political Persecution as giving grounds for concern | детальніше

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Top EU official warns of problems if the Tymoshenko situation remains unchanged

Catherine Ashton, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy says that for now there is consent for the talks on the EU - Ukraine Association Agreement to continue but the trial and detention of the former Prime Minister could cause problems with its ratification | детальніше

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Judge accused of restricting Tymoshenko’s defence case

The lawyers defending the former Prime Minister accuse Judge Rodion Kireyev of restricting the defence’s right to examine the evidence and to properly question witnesses, and also allege bias in choosing which experts to call | детальніше

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Ombudsperson calls for Lutsenko to receive hospital treatment

The Human Rights Ombudsperson, Nina Karpachova has appealed to the management of the Penitentiary Service over the state of health of former Minister of internal Affairs, Yury Lutsenko who has been held in detention since December 2010 | детальніше

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Hanne Severinsen expresses concern over Tymoshenko trial and arrest

Former Co-Rapporteur on Ukraine for the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, Hanne Severinsen has said that she is surprised and disturbed by what she saw in the Pechersky District Court on Friday during the trial of former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, and says that she sees no grounds for the latter’s detention | детальніше

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