Rostov-na-Donu evening April 29, was attacked on the chief editor of local newspaper "Corruption and crime," said Radio Liberty. Vyacheslav Yaroshenko is in the intensive care unit hospital.
The state of the journalist is critical. After the operation, which ended at five in the morning on 30 April, he had not yet come to consciousness. At Yaroshenko attacked near the entrance of his own home.
Colleagues Vyatcheslav Yaroshenko attack linked to professional activities of journalists, among the possible motives called revenge for the publication.
As the site Kasparov.Ru journalist Sergei Sleptsov, law enforcement officials have refused to register the fact of the attack on Yaroshenko.