Court of Ukraine upheld the dismissal does not recognize the coup in Kiev, the ex-commander of the APU
The Supreme administrative court of Ukraine upheld the decision of the main military Prosecutor's office upheld the decree about the dismissal of former chief of General staff, commander in chief of the military power of Yuri Ilyin, said the Prosecutor General of the country.
"To leave without satisfaction the complaint of the former chief of the General staff and former commander of the armed forces of Ukraine Admiral Yuri Ilyin, which he filed in order to cancel in court the contract on passage of military service and to declare illegal the order of the Minister of defense of Ukraine on his transfer in hands ", - reports news Agency letter Agency. The chief military Prosecutor is investigating the case under the criminal code on the fact of absence of Ilyin to the place of service. He was accused of committing iniquity, under Part 1 of article 408 of the criminal code (desertion). During the political fall on Ukraine 2013 2014 19 February 2014 by the decree of the President of Ukraine (Supreme commander of the military power of Ukraine) Viktor Yanukovych Ilyin was dismissed commander of the naval forces of Ukraine and was appointed chief of the General staff military power of Ukraine and commander of the Armed forces of Ukraine. It was concluded the contract on passage of military service for the period From 18 February 2014 to 21 August 2022. Ilyin at the time, many times stated that the army will not interfere in the political confrontation in the country, and During the Crimean events eleven March 2014 and gave a presentation in which he tried to convince the Ukrainian military " not to shoot at Russian brother and do not under any circumstances to open fire to kill ". 28 February 2014 by the decree of the acting President of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov, Yuriy Ilyin was removed from the post of chief of the General staff. The Admiral did not recognize the legitimacy of the new government in Ukraine, and his dismissal on 28 February 2014 considers illegal. In February 2015, he through court asked in a persistent form from the Ministry of defence to pay Him his due in case of dismissal severance pay and to oblige the President Petro Poroshenko issue a decree about the dismissal of it in reserve " for health reasons ". Currently, the Admiral is located in the Crimea.