Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko turns up alive after reported murder

The head of the security service said it had received information about a Russian plot to kill Kremlin critic Arkady Babchenko and managed to prevent it.

Published: 30th May 2018 11:10 PM  |   Last Updated: 31st May 2018 11:51 AM   |  A+A-

Arkady Babchenko (File | AP)

By Reuters

KIEV: A Russian dissident journalist who was reported murdered in Kiev dramatically reappeared alive and well on Wednesday in the middle of a briefing about the killing by the Ukrainian state security service.

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The head of the security service said it had received information about a Russian plot to kill Kremlin critic Arkady Babchenko and managed to prevent it.

Babchenko thanked the Ukrainian security service for saving his life.

 

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