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 Involvement of Berkut in killing of 48 Maidan protesters confirmed, - PGO representative Horbatiuk

Investigators of the General Prosecutor's Office established involvement of Berkut officers in the murders of 48 and wounding of 80 people during Maidan events on Instytutska Street in Kyiv on Feb. 20, 2014.

Head of the Department of Special Investigations of the Main Investigation Department of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Serhii Horbatiuk announced on Channel 112 Ukraine, Censor.NET reports.

According to him, 25 Berkut officers and special administrative board representatives were reported suspected. 20 of them are wanted, while five are in custody.

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According to Horbatiuk, two criminal cases are now in court. Investigation of three cases has been completed.
 
 
 
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