The сourt has found Ukraine's former president Viktor Yanukovych guilty of high treason and complicity in aggressive war. Yanukovych was sentenced to 13-year imprisonment, - UNIAN reports.
The verdict was handed down in absentia.
Yanukovych is charged with treason, complicity with the Russian authorities and deliberate actions committed to alter the state border of Ukraine in violation of the Ukrainian Constitution, as well as waging an aggressive war. These are the crimes stipulated in Part 1 of Article 111, Part 5 of Article 27, Part 3 of Article 110, and Part 2 of Article 437 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.