Hitmen catch fire trying to flee crime scene in Kyiv, setting car ablaze (Video)The target of the assassination attempt, the Montenegro national, could himself be involved in contracted killings across the EU.
11:40, 27 May 2020
Two suspects in attempt on Soboliev's life, his son's murder served with charge papers (Video)The attackers face up to 15 years in prison or life imprisonment.
12:52, 03 December 2019
Kyiv police detain suspects in attempt on Soboliev's life, his son's murderThe investigators are now interrogating the detainees.
14:31, 02 December 2019
Police detain several armed men with explosives near Zelensky's house outside Kyiv (Video)The prosecutor general says the group plotted a hit job against a Lviv-based mob boss in a retaliation move following the assassination of a local businessman in 2016.
23:28, 15 April 2019
Russia-occupied Makiyivka shaken by explosion on Monday morning – mediaPropaganda channels reported it was "an assassination attempt on the 'DPR Interior Ministry's' unit commander."
13:04, 25 February 2019
Third Skripal hitman remained in UK after Salisbury Novichok attack – mediaHe was using a passport whose number differed by only a few digits from the fake passports used under the names of Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov.
10:40, 07 February 2019
Security agency says over 10 assassination attempts on Ukrainian president prevented in 2018One of the attempts was reportedly planned by Volodymyr Ruban, the head of the Ukrainian "Officer Corps" center for the exchange of prisoners of war.
15:40, 31 January 2019
Six arrested in France over "far-right plot" to attack MacronWhile France has been on high alert for Islamist terrorism after a spate of attacks in recent years, police and the intelligence agencies have also grown concerned about the rise in the violent threat from extremist groups on the far right.
22:40, 06 November 2018
Bloomberg: Putin denials mask dismay at 'laughable' spy shortcomings abroadEven before the latest revelations, Putin betrayed his irritation with the performance of his spies.
11:12, 09 October 2018
Russia was plotting massive terror attacks in Ukraine: Babchenko discloses previously classified data around life attemptThe journalist says it's not the information about German's guilt that is more important but that about "the roots" of the assassination attempt.
13:40, 01 October 2018
Public activist survives assassination attempt in OdesaHe lost a lot of blood because of internal bleeding.
11:55, 23 September 2018
Ukraine court finds Boris German guilty of organizing attempt on journalist BabchenkoThe convict has entered into a deal with the investigation and will spend 4.5 years in prison.
18:40, 01 September 2018
Organizer of Babchenko's "assassination" pleads guilty, strikes deal with investigationThe terms of the deal have not been disclosed.
12:20, 21 August 2018
Police detain two more suspects in acid attack on Kherson activist Kateryna HandziukOne of them was filmed on a video from surveillance cameras as a person who bought sulfuric acid.
01:20, 18 August 2018
Venezuela President Maduro survives 'drone assassination attempt' - media (video)Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says he has survived an assassination attempt involving explosive drones.
12:40, 05 August 2018
UK police believe two-man hit team led Salisbury nerve agent attack on behalf of Kremlin – mediaBoth are believed to have fled the UK within 24 hours of the bungled assassination on March 4.
11:04, 03 July 2018
SBU confirms authenticity of leaked "hit-list" of 47 journalists – BBCEarlier, Ukrainian security services prevented an attempt on the Russian opposition journalist Babchenko.
21:32, 06 June 2018
SBU investigates publication of "assassination list" of 47 journalists and bloggersSecurity officials are probing the pre-trial investigation secrecy breach.
10:00, 06 June 2018
Man charged with assassination attempt on Babchenko arrested for 60 days without bailGerman is Executive Director of the Ukrainian-German arms manufacturer Schmeisser.
22:59, 31 May 2018
Attempt on MP Mosiychuk organized by Russian intelligence operative – SBUThe Russian officer traveled to Ukraine on a fake Ukrainian passport, made specifically in the preparation of a terrorist attack against Mosiychuk in Kyiv.
13:40, 05 April 2018