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Kyiv court extended the measure of restraint for the suspect in the case of Sheremet

Pechersk district court of Kyiv extended until September 13, the measure of restraint for a suspect in the murder of journalist Pavel Sheremet Yulia Kuzmenko, said her lawyer Taras bezpalyy.

Earlier, the Pechersk district court of Kyiv extended the arrest Kuzmenko until July 24. After that, the defense tried to change the measure of restraint, but the court lawyers refused.

"Predictable. The detention until 13 September 2020 Julia Kuzmenko," wrote Bespalov in his Facebook.

In December 2019, the head of the MIA of Ukraine Arsen Avakov said that Netpolice detained suspects in the murder Sheremet. According to investigators, were involved at least five people, among them participants of military operations in the Donbass. Three people were detained. The basic version of murder the consequence called destabilizing the socio-political situation in the country. Later, the lawyer of one of the suspects, Andrei Antonenko, Leonid Maslov informed of the change in the wording of suspicion in the case, according to which the organizers of the murder are considered unidentified individuals who acted for personal reasons. Later the lawyer of the suspect Jana Dugar Nikolay Orekhov said that the pre-trial investigation into the murder Sheremeta completed.

Sheremet died July 20, 2016 in Kiev as a result of the car bomb. He's about ten years worked on Russian television, including on the First channel, the last five years lived in Kiev, worked in the Internet edition "Ukrainian truth", and "Radio News".