SyuzhetyDelo Gongadze15.03.2008Sud sentenced a journalist Georgy Gongadze killers of three to 13, 12 and 12 years' imprisonment svobody22 December in Kiev opened a monument to the opposition journalist Georgy Gongadze, assassinated in 2000, RIA Novosti. The monument is designed to honor the memory of Gongadze, and other journalists killed in connection with his professional activity.
The mother of the deceased, as the "LigaBiznesInform, opposed the installation of the monument. She said that first need to complete the investigation into the assassination.
In turn, Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko, as reported by his press office, contacted by law enforcement authorities to complete the investigation into the killings, as a result of another high-profile cases. "
The creator of "Ukrainian Truth" Georgy Gongadze disappeared in September 2000. Later, a hundred kilometers from Kiev found his decapitated body. In March of 2008 for the murder were convicted three former members of the MUP (in case they were both the perpetrators of crime).
Customers killings were never found. Shortly after the disappearance of Gongadze, former officer of Ukrainian special services Nikolay Melnichenko released recordings made in the office of then-President Leonid Kuchma. Presumably, these films prove involvement in the assassination of former president, now their authenticity is verified. Official development version of Kuchma's involvement in the crime has not received.