Prosecutor: Tymoshenko assaults prison guard

Author: Katya Gorchinskaya All articles by this author

More about Katya Gorchinskaya

Aug. 09, 2012 13:21
215 159
Renat Kuzmin says Yulia Tymoshenko assaulted a guard.
Photo by AFP

On top of the existing criminal cases that are piling up against Yulia Tymoshenko, the prosecutor's office is accusing the imprisoned former prime minister of assaulting a male guard in the Kharkiv prison where she is serving a seven-year sentence.

Exclusive article

To support independent journalism in Ukraine and gain access to this Kyiv Post exclusive article, please subscribe.

A Kyiv Post digital subscription is only $1.15 per week - the price of a cup of coffee!

Why support us? There are five reasons to subscribe to Kyiv Post.

Learn More
Subscribe now

215 159

The Kyiv Post is hosting comments to foster lively public debate through the Disqus system. Criticism is fine, but stick to the issues. Comments that include profanity or personal attacks will be removed from the site. The Kyiv Post will ban flagrant violators. If you think that a comment or commentator should be banned, please flag the offending material.

comments powered by Disqus

Read more in {{sectionName}} section

All in {{sectionName}} section