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Guard Medvedchuk suspect in attack on journalists

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Police announced the suspected resident of Donetsk in the attack on journalists which took place on November 7 at the airport of Kiev. About it reports a press-service of the Metropolitan police.

November 7, near VIP terminal of the airport Kiev people in masks and balaclavas attacked journalists of a film crew of the programme Schemes for Radio Liberty, who tried to shoot the arrival from Russia of the leader of the Ukrainian choice Victor Medvedchuk. Journalists claim that the attackers were guards policy. All this happened in the presence of police who did not react to the damage.

41-the summer inhabitant of Donetsk suspect under article 171 (obstruction of the lawful professional activities of journalists) of the criminal code. He faces a fine or up to three years of restriction of freedom.

The police reported that their staff has established several persons involved in the Commission of attacks on journalists.

On 8 November the police opened criminal proceedings upon attack of masked men on the journalists of the programme Scheme at the airport in Kyiv.

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