Court hearings in the case of the arrest of YUKOS head Mikhail Khodorkovsky have started. Khodorkovsky participates in the hearings via a telebridge established with the pretrial incarceration jail.
It is worth mentioning that the Moscow municipal court scheduled the consideration of an appeal filed by Khodorkovsky's lawyers against his arrest for November 11. The defense is asking the court to change the restraint to any other that is not connected with imprisonment.
NATO has no plans to deploy troops on the Ukrainian territory, Jens Stoltenberg said. French President Emmanuel Macron earlier did not rule out a possibility to send Western military forces there