Sheremet Murder: Ukrainians honour assassinated Pavlo Sheremet on Maidan square in Kyiv
Society15:58 Jul. 21, 2016
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Ukrainians honour assassinated Pavlo Sheremet on Maidan square in Kyiv

Murdered Ukrainian and Belarusian journalist to be buried on Friday in Minsk

Ukrainians are coming to the Kyiv's central Maidan square to honour the murdered Pavlo Sheremet. People carry bouquets of flowers and candles to pay their tribute to the journalist.

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Similar action is also unfolding in the office of the "Ukrainska Pravda" online-edition, where Sheremet had been working for the last five years. Everyone willing can write a line in the Memory Book lying between Ukrainian and Belarusian flags.

Pavlo Sheremet died on 20th of July in a car blast while driving to work. The police officers have already named the tragic incident a deliberate murder. 

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After the farewell ceremony the body of the assassinated journalist is set to be transferred to the city of Minsk where Sheremet is to be buried.    

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