Kyiv terrorist detained. No casualties reported

Kyiv terrorist detained. No casualties reported

photos
Ukrinform
Security officers have detained the man, who made a bomb threat at the “Leonardo” business center in Kyiv city center. No casualties have been reported.

"The terrorist has been detained. An explosion did not happen. He will face a trial and a long prison sentence," Deputy Interior Minister of Ukraine Anton Herashchenko posted on Facebook.

The Security Service of Ukraine confirmed the detention.

"I want to inform that the operation was successful, the terrorist was detained," Ukraine’s Security Service officer said at a briefing.

Earlier Herashchenko reported that terrorist’s name is Sukhrob Karimov, he is a citizen of Uzbekistan, born on March 25, 1988. “Judging by his social media accounts, he is a mentally unbalanced person," the deputy minister wrote.

As reported, unknown man made a bomb threat at the “Leonardo” business center in Kyiv city center. Police started talks with the terrorist and offered to accept his surrender.

ol


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website ukrinform.net not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website ukrinform.net and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2020 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
-