Pro-Western Journalist Killed by Car Bomb in Ukraine

July 20, 2016 11:14 AM

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A prominent Belarusian journalist was killed in the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, Wednesday in a car explosion.

The country's top online news website Ukrainska Pravda said its journalist, 44-year-old Pavel Sheremet, died when an explosion tore through the car he was in as he prepared to go to work. Images from the scene showed a charred vehicle with all four doors open.

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