KIEV (Reuters) - Dissident Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko said on Thursday he collaborated in a plot to fake his own death because he feared being targeted for assassination like former Russian spy Sergei Skripal.
Reuters. Thu, 31 May 2018 16:46:18 -0400.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin said on Thursday (May 31) it was glad Russian dissident journalist Arkady Babchenko was alive, but that the staging of his death was strange to say the least.
Straits Times. Thu, 31 May 2018 18:10:38 +0800.
Arkady Babchenko was said to have been killed at his apartment building in Kiev on Tuesday night. But on Wednesday Babchenko appeared alive and well at a press conference.
ABC News. Wed, 30 May 2018 18:17:07 -0400.
"Murdered" anti-Kremlin journalist Arkady Babchenko appeared alive and well at a press conference in Kiev on Wednesday as Ukraine admitted it had faked his death to expose an alleged Russian plot to kill him.
France 24. Wed, 30 May 2018 15:17:23 GMT.
A team of civilian investigators used cellphone videos, autopsy reports and surveillance footage to reconstruct a virtual crime scene.
Mattathias Schwartz. New York Times. Wed, 30 May 2018 14:59:49 GMT.
Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko has turned up at a news conference in the Ukrainian capital less than 24 hours after police reported he had been shot and killed at his Kiev apartment building.
Irish Independent. Wed, 30 May 2018 15:30:00 +0100.