Former President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych was hospitalized. This information was confirmed by RIA Novosti in the Research Institute Sklifosovsky.
It clarifies that the politician was hospitalized on Friday, November 16, he was discharged on the same day. The nature of the injuries was not reported. “He was, but no longer lies with us. Received on Friday, he was assisted, released on the same day, ”- said in the background.
Earlier on Sunday, November 18, the newspaper Komsomolskaya Pravda reported that in the Moscow clinic they noticed a man similar to the former Ukrainian president.
One of the doctors on duty said that the politician had been taken in an immobilized state with suspected spinal and knee injuries. It is assumed that he was injured on one of the tennis courts in the suburbs. This information has not been officially confirmed.
Yanukovych left Ukraine in February 2014 after a coup d’état.