Sheremet Murder: Surveillance Video: Suspects planting bomb under Sheremet's car

16:29 Jul. 22, 2016

Surveillance Video: Suspects planting bomb under Sheremet's car

Police examine the wreckage of a burned car in Kyiv, Ukraine, Wednesday, July 20, 2016 (UNIAN photo)

The explosive device was reportedly planted by a woman 

Ukrainian 'Obozrevatel' internet edition has published a video that reportedly captures the moments when explosives were planted under the car of journalist Pavlo Sheremet.

Judging by the titles on the recording, it happened at 2:40. Obozrevatel notes that the explosives were planted by a woman, who was assisted by another male suspect.

Watch also Ukrainians bid last farewells to prominent journalist killed in Kyiv

Pavlo Sheremet was killed in a car bomb blast in central Kyiv on July 20. The device was planted under driver seat and detonated remotely.



The investigators says they are considering already six versions of the murder. The assassination might have been connected with his professional activities, personal motives, assassination attempt on Sheremet's partner Olena Prytula, or an intent to destabilize the situation in central Ukraine.

The other two versions are not voiced.

The prominent Belarusian-Ukrainian journalist will buried on July 23 in Minsk.


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