The obstruction of work of a correspondent of the Russian Planet on-line newspaper is being investigated, the press office said. “This person has been beaten by unidentified individuals near the entrance to the A2355 air defense military unit in the city of Sevastopol,” the statement said.
Police have opened proceedings under the Ukrainian Criminal Code Article 171 Part 2, obstructing lawful work activities of reporters.
Proceedings have been opened under Article 171 Part 2 and Article 187 Part 2, robbery, over the attacks on reporters of the Inter TV channel and the Katmiria newspaper. These journalists have been robbed near the military unit No. 2253, the statement said.