13 septembrie 2021

Ukrainian authorities launch probe over death of judge who oversaw investigation into car-bomb murder of Russian journalist


Ukrainian police have launched a probe following the death of Vitaly Pisants, an investigating judge in the as-yet-unsolved case of Pavel Sheremet, a Russian journalist murdered in the center of Kiev by a car bomb in 2016.According to Ukrainian outlet Novaya Vremya, Pisants' death came as he was considering motions to extend the detention of three people thought to be behind Sheremet's murder. Sheremet, who was best known for his writings about Belarus, died in the Kiev explosion, which the [...]