This was announced by SBU press service, Censor.NET reports.
An indictment against two suspects has been sent to the court, SBU said. The two are facing life imprisonment.
The attempt was organized by an active member of "Luhansk People's Republic" terrorist organization on the order of the General Staff of the Russian Army.
One of the criminals is currently hiding from prosecution in the Russian Federation and on temporarily occupied territories. He has been put on wanted list.
On Jan. 20, 2017, an assassination attempt on Anton Herashchenko was prevented in Kyiv. Two people were detained in the case.
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