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Suspect in Gongadze Murder Implicates Ex-Ukrainian Pres. Kuchma

Posted August 30th, 2011 at 6:15 pm (UTC-5)
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The chief suspect in the 2000 murder of Ukrainian journalist Georgiy Gongadze has reportedly testified that then-President Leonid Kuchma ordered the killing. Former senior police official Olexiy Pukach is being tried behind closed doors for the murder. A lawyer for Gongadze’s widow said Tuesday that Pukach testified Mr. Kuchma and other officials ordered Gongadze’s murder. […]

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