Rada asked the International Criminal Court to investigate the crimes of Yanukovych
Verkhovna Rada addressed the International Criminal Court with the statement to recognize the Ukraine jurisdiction of this court regarding perpetration of crimes against humanity by top executives of the state in the period from November 21, 2013 till February 22, 2014. 324 people’s deputies voted for this decision.
The draft of the resolution had only the name of Viktor Yanukovych. But after a long discussion names of the former Prosecutor General Victor Pshonka, the ex-Head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Vitaliy Zakharchenko were also included.