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Court hearings of case against Mavlyan Askarbekov resumed

The court hearings of the criminal case against civil activist Mavlyan Askarbekov were resumed. He himself told 24.kg news agency.

According to him, the Constitutional Chamber refused to consider two his statements. The hearing is scheduled for March 27. Hearing of the arguments of the parties is planned.

Mavlyan Askarbekov is accused of public calls to seize power. The activist called the charges contrived.

According to the activist, his speech at the meeting with residents of the villages located in the area of ​​Manas Airport (Dachi SU, Uchkun 2 and others) on the issue of assistance in solving their social problems was misinterpreted.

«Four linguistic examinations were conducted, but I was not informed about them. The conclusion was written in Russian, although I spoke in Kyrgyz. I just said: what kind of power is it that is not able to provide people with basic living conditions? I met with the head of Chui region on this issue, and we reached understanding. And then suddenly there was a statement to the State Committee for National Security, investigation and court proceedings ...» Mavlyan Askarbekov said.