Arkady Babchenko: Ruslan Krivobok / RIA Novosti
The editors of “Novaya Gazeta” published a copy of the request from the Investigative Committee (IC), which refers to the investigation into the death of Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko, who staged his own murder in Kiev in late may. A scanned version of the letters from the UK staff publications published on the website, accompanied by the headline “No comment.”
In a letter to senior investigator of the head investigative Department A. N. Pakhtusov asked the newspaper to provide a description and certified copy of the personal file Babchenko. Request dated August 10, 2018.
It also indicates that the criminal case initiated on may 29, is being investigated on signs of the crime provided by part 1 of article 105 of the criminal code on the fact of murder of the journalist.
The security service of Ukraine staged the murder Babchenko at the end of may. Then it was reported that he was shot in the stairwell of his home. In less than a day during a press conference on the “murder” of the journalist came out to the public, stating that the entire incident was staged.
In the SBU said that Babchenko was preparing an attempt of Russian special services. In Moscow, these accusations have called nonsense, a nonsense and a provocation.
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