Honcharenko earlier filed an appeal to the SBU urging to investigate statements of Russian TV presenter about the territorial integrity of Ukraine.
“Good news! Two criminal proceedings have been opened, and the pre-trial investigation is carried out by the 2nd investigative departments in Mariupol and the 3rd department in Severodonetsk,” Honcharenko wrote.
Vladimir Solovyov is a host of TV programs ‘Evening With Vladimir Solovyov’ and ‘Who is against’ on Rossiya 1 TV channel, where Ukraine is often discussed and propaganda is spread
In September 2017, the Anti-Corruption Fund released documents showing Solovyov’s villa on Lake Como in Italy, worth more than 8-10 million euros. He also has a residence permit in Italy.