The representatives of the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine expects a thorough investigation of the grenade launcher attack against 112 Ukraine TV channel building, as the press office of the establishment reported on the Facebook page.
“We hope to see a thorough investigation of the recent attack on 112’s office,’ the message reads. The establishment reported that physical attacks against journalists and mass media outlets’ offices were unacceptable.
As it was reported earlier, on the night of July 13, two unknown persons shelled the building of the 112 Ukraine TV channel on Dehtiarivska street 21G, Kyiv from a grenade launcher. Police qualify the incident as a terrorist act, the press service of the National Police reported.
At 3:40, the police received a message that local residents had heard a sound like an explosion on Dehtiarivska Street in the Shevchenko district of the city. Investigative-operational groups of the district and Chief Department of the Police, bomb technology, dog trainers and patrol crews immediately arrived at the scene.