Russian journalist Babchenko turns up alive after reported murder
KIEV (Reuters) – A Russian dissident journalist who was reported murdered in Kiev dramatically reappeared alive and properly on Wednesday in the course of a briefing concerning the killing by the Ukrainian state safety service.
The top of the safety service mentioned it had obtained details about a Russian plot to kill Kremlin critic Arkady Babchenko and managed to forestall it.
Babchenko thanked the Ukrainian safety service for saving his life.
Reporting by Pavel Polityuk; writing by Matthias Williams; modifying by John Stonestreet