Murder of reporter Pavlo Sheremet: Police detain suspects, - Interior Minister

18:45, 12 December 2019

The Ukrainian police have detained the suspects in the murder of Pavlo Sheremet, the Ukrainian reporter. According to Interior Minister Arsen Avakov, the Prosecutor General's Office agreed that they should be notified of suspicion.

According to the media, one of the assumed attackers is Andriy Antonenko, the veteran of Donbas conflict. He himself confirmed that via a social network.

Pavlo Sheremet was killed in a guided explosion in Kyiv in July 2016. The explosive was set under his car. The law enforcers assume he could be killed because of his professional activity.