: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Ukraine Detains Suspects in Slaying of Top Journalist

Ukrainian police have detained several people suspected of involvement in the slaying of journalist Pavel Sheremet, who died in a car bomb blast in 2016, the country’s leadership announced Thursday.

“Probable killers were detained today,” Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said during a press briefing in Kyiv with the interior minister and general prosecutor. “But there is another question: Who ordered it?” he added. Five accusedTwo women and three men, all former veterans of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, are accused of murdering Sheremet with the aim of “destabilizing the situation in the country by killing a famous person,” National …read more

Source:: Voice of America


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