Police detain perpetrators of arson of Hungarian Culture Association in Ukraine

18:14, 5 March 2018

Donbas conflict veterans are among the perpetrators of the recent arson of the office of Hungarian Culture Association. As 112 International reported, it took place in Uzhgorod, western Ukraine on February 27. Hennadiy Moskal, the head of Zakarpattya region posted this on Facebook on Monday.

The three men took a bribe and agreed to participate in the crime. All three were detained on March 4. Besides, the police identified the organizer of the attack. It appeared to be the ex-official of the unrecognized Transnistria who fled the scene immediately after the arson. He is now on the wanted list.

Another two participants in the arson were arrested in Poland. The Polish court put them behind the bars for three months.