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Journalist Beaten and Robbed in Kyiv

Saturday, 30 July 2016, 23:55

Leyla Kondakova, a journalist at was attacked in the Podil district of Kyiv on Friday, July 29. The attack was reported by Kateryna Venzhyk, Editor of


On July 20 leading journalist Pavel Sheremet died after car bomb exploded inside a car owned by Olena Prytula, the Founding Editor of Ukrayinska Pravda.

On the same day Mariya Rydvan of Ukrainian Forbes was stabbed in the Park of the Kyiv Polytechnic Institute.

On July 25 the Chief of Business-Censor Serhiy Holovnyov was also beaten in Podil. Two assailants attacked him without taking anything. Holovnyov is connecting the attack with his professional duties.

Source: Ukrayinska Pravda