Amb Y: on behalf of the U.S. Government and the American people, I offer my condolences and deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Kateryna #Handziuk. We again call for Ukrainian authorities to bring the perpetrators to justice, including those who ordered the attack.— U.S. Embassy Kyiv (@USEmbassyKyiv) November 4, 2018
As it was reported, on November 4, Kateryna Handziuk, Kherson Mayor Advisor, died at the age of 34. She was doused with sulphuric acid in July this year. Preliminary, she died because of a blood clot detachment.
Later, President Petro Poroshenko confirmed this information – he expressed condolences on the death of the official. He also demanded the law enforcers do everything possible to punish the murderers.
The police promised that they would give a legal qualification after the conclusions of the expert examinations concerning the cause of the death.