On TV channel 112 shot from a grenade launcher
Early in the morning of July 13, a 112 grenade launcher was shot on TV channel 112.
This is reported by sources “Countries” on the channel.
Grenade hit the wall. No casualties.
Information about the shot is confirmed by the Kiev police, though without mentioning the name of the TV channel itself.
“In Kiev, police are looking for an attacker who shot a grenade launcher at the front of the TV channel building. As a result, no one was hurt. The event was qualified as a terrorist act. A special police operation was introduced in the capital to detain the shooter.
At 3:40, the police received a message saying that local residents had heard a sound like an explosion on Degtyarevskaya Street in the Shevchenko district of the city.
Arriving at the call, the police found the damaged facade of the building and cordoned off the area adjacent to the crime scene. While working out, they found out a grenade launcher who had been shot down, who would be sent for examination. Information about the event made in the Unified Register of pre-trial investigations under Part 1 of Art. 258 (Terrorist Act) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
All collected materials will be transferred under investigation to the Security Service of Ukraine for further investigation, “- said in a statement the police in Kiev.
On the eve of the channel 112 said the threat of attacks from the nationalists, who voiced the radical Sergei Sternenko, who killed a man in Odessa last year and carried out earlier provocations in the interests of the SBU and former President Petro Poroshenko.
The reason for the nationalists ’action was the announced screening of 112 films by the famous American director Oliver Stone about Maidan and the war in the Donbas.
The team of the channel has already appealed to the authorities with a demand to protect them from the arbitrariness of the national-radicals. “They, by means of intimidation and threats, try to influence the editorial policy of the TV channel, force us to abandon world standards of broadcasting in favor of certain political interests,” the team said in a statement 112.
The “112 Ukraine team” demands that the authorities immediately stop the harassment and pressure on the TV channel on the eve of elections, as well as abide by the laws of Ukraine. We ask Interior Minister Arsen Avakov and the leadership of the National Police to fulfill their duties and protect the TV channel from any illegal actions, stop rampant banditry in relation to journalists, “- said the journalists.
Information taken from: https://strana.ua/news/210169-po-telekanalu-112-streljali-iz-hranatometa-utrom-13-ijulja.html