13 ex- “Berkut” received Russian citizenship

13 eks-Kiev fighters of special forces “Berkut”, suspected of the shooting of Euromaidan activists received Russian citizenship. Two received a residence permit.

This informs the Prosecutor of the Department of special investigations of the Prosecutor General Roman Psyc writes Gromadske.

Previously , the GPU was informed on 12 soldiers of “Berkut”, who reside on the territory of the Russian Federation.

Only five of the ex-Berkut officers are in the dock. The case against them is being heard a year and a half in the Svyatoshinsky court of Kiev.