COPENHAGEN, 20 July 2016 – Ignacio Sanchez Amor, the Chair of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly’s Committee on Democracy, Human Rights and Humanitarian Questions, today condemned the killing of journalist Pavel Sheremet, which took place earlier today in Kyiv, Ukraine.
“I strongly condemn the murder of Pavel Sheremet and call for a prompt and exhaustive investigation. My deepest sympathies go out to Sheremet’s loved ones and colleagues, who lost a brave and esteemed journalist,” Sanchez Amor said.
Originally from Belarus, Sheremet worked in Belarus, Russia and Ukraine during his career. He had lived and worked in Kyiv for the past five years as …read more