Man imposes scandal during Tymoshenko’s press conference

Source : 112 Ukraine

The man who posed as journalist asked Batkivshchyna leader about her alleged collaboration with Medvedchuk
17:48, 23 November 2016

press service of Batkivshchyna

An incident happened during the press conference of the Batkivshchyna leader Yulia Tymoshenko . One of the people in the room, posing as a journalist, questioned the leader of Batkivshchyna of her alleged collaboration with Viktor Medvedchuk. And after she denied it, the man imposed a scandal.

"I asked the question, I am a media representative and I demand the answer. That's all. I have the right. This is my position and my question. Go away. Take off your hands! I'll call the police! Who are you? I am a journalist and I asked a question. I demand answers, "he said.

In the end he was led out of the hall and the man also declared that he got hit. In the corridor he demonstrated the identification card of the online edition Aktualna Pravda on the name of Sergiy Medianyk. The daily is registered by the address on Observatorna street.

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He accused the guards of obstructing his journalistic activity and injuring him and he will demand punishment for the people who led him out. The police arrived at the site. Tymoshenko called this incident a provocation.

Earlier Tymoshenko held press conference, where she urged National anti-Corruption Bureau to review activities of the National Bank and the Deposit Guarantee Fund.

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