Kyrgyz leader says Bakiyev must stand trial

Last Updated: Friday, April 16, 2010 - 12:45

Bishkek: Kyrgyz interim government leader Roza Otunbayeva pledged on Friday to hold an independent investigation into the April 07 shootings and said the country`s deposed president, Kurmanbek Bakiyev, must stand trial over the events.
"He cannot run away from trial. He cannot hide from it in any country in the world," she said in a live televised address.

"Retribution is unavoidable. Justice will prevail."

More information is awaited.

Bureau Report



First Published: Friday, April 16, 2010 - 12:45

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