Arkady Babchenko: Ruslan Krivobok / RIA Novosti
Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko left Ukraine. This was reported by journalist Yevgeny Kiselyov in his author’s program “milk and Honey” posted on YouTube.
In response to the statement of the writer and journalist Sergei Loiko that Babchenko’s “the great Ukrainian blogger”, Kiselev said that he left the country. The details of this were described from the channel name “milk and Honey” in the comments.
“Unfortunately, Babchenko left Ukraine — perhaps permanently. I do not know why. Whether in Estonia or in Finland”, — stated in the message.
In December 2018, Arkady Babchenko said that he would leave the country in case of victory in the presidential election of the party leader “Batkivshchyna” Yulia Tymoshenko. The journalist explained that in the case of the arrival of Tymoshenko to power, he will be deported to Russia.
At the end of may 2018, the Ukrainian authorities announced the death of Arkady Babchenko. It was reported that the reporter was shot in the stairwell of his home. Less than a day after the journalist appeared at a press conference dedicated to his murder, and said that the incident was a hoax.
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