Former head of Yanukovych’s security volunteered to clarify situation regarding Chepiga-Boshirov
Konstantin Kobzar, the former head of the security service of the former president of Ukraine, wants to testify in court that the GRU colonel Chepiga did not participate in the taking the country's former leader to the territory of the Crimea.
Konstantin Kobzar, the former head of the security service of Viktor Yanukovich, the former president of Ukraine, appealed to the Obolonsky District Court of Kiev to interrogate him about the evacuation of Yanukovich from the country to the Crimea in February 2014. Kobzar read the reports about the alleged participation of the GRU colonel Anatoly Chepiga, who is identified by the media with Ruslan Boshirov, in the operation. Such statements, according to the former security guard, are false.
Yanukovich’s former attorney, Vitaly Serdyuk, wrote on his Facebook page that “attempts to associate Boshirov and Petrov with our case make us laugh.” The lawyer noted that the security service of the ex-president handed over Yanukovych to the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation. About this Kobzar already told in court.
It is to be recalled that journalist Sergey Kanev, who is hiding abroad, said that Chepiga was directly involved in transportation of Yanukovych from his residence in Mezhyhiria to the Crimea. Earlier, The Insider found an old photograph of Chepiga, where the GRU colonel looks very similar to Ruslan Boshirov, accused in the West of poisoning Sergei Skripal.