Posted 12 января 06:01

Published 12 января 06:01

Modified 12 января 08:54

Updated 12 января 08:54

Journalist Arkady Babchenko* was put on the wanted list

12 января 2023, 06:01
He is wanted under a criminal article.

The Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs has put the journalist on the wanted list - according to the card in the department's database, he is wanted under the article of the Criminal Code, but it is not specified which article is in question. In 2020, Babchenko* was included in the list of persons involved in extremism and terrorism.

Recall that he promised to drive through the center of Moscow in an American tank with the flag of the North Atlantic Alliance. In his publications, he regularly criticized the Russian government, supported Kiev's military operation in the Donbass. Since August 2017, he has lived in Ukraine, worked at the ATR TV channel in Kiev. In May 2018, Ukrainian publications, followed by official Kiev, reported the murder of Babchenko*.

It was reported that the journalist was allegedly shot dead in the Ukrainian capital on the landing of his entrance. But a day later, the republic's Security Service announced the staged murder of a journalist.

*included in the list of extremists and terrorists