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 Court Finds Pukach Guilty of Murdering Gongadze. PHOTO

The guilt of former head of the Department of Surveillance of MIA Oleksii Pukach of abuse of power and murder of journalist Georgiy Gongadze has been proved according to the collected evidence.

This is stated in the text of the sentence of Pechersk district court of Kyiv, reports Interfax-Ukraine.



The verdict states that Pukach partially admitted his guilt. He reported that he had been ordered to conduct surveillance, the order to kill Gongadze he received personally from the then Interior Minister Yurii Kravchenko. Pukach admitted that it was him who cut off the head of Gongadze and reburied his body.

 
 
 
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