The organizer of “murder” Babchenko planted

The organizer of “murder” Babchenko planted

The accused in the assassination of the Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko a citizen of Ukraine Boris Herman sentenced by a Kyiv court to 4.5 years of imprisonment. About it reports “Interfax-Ukraine” with reference to the head of SBU Vasily Gritsak.


The verdict passed on August 30, will come into force in a month.

21 Aug Herman pleaded guilty and made a deal with the investigation. “Works, gives a very interesting statement that in the future will be checked and documented”, — said Hrytsak.

The security service of Ukraine (SBU) has accused the Executive Director of “Ukrainian-German joint venture (UNSP) Schmeiser” Boris Hermann in the assassination of Babchenko. May 29, SBU staged a re-enactment of the murder of the journalist, after which Herman was arrested.

The next day, Babchenko “rose”, and Ukrainian law enforcement authorities said, allegedly having close ties with Russia Herman was preparing the murder of several dozen living in Ukraine. Sam Herman denied his guilt and claimed to have participated in counter-intelligence operations the security service.