Ukrainian serviceman reportedly abducted near border with Russia-occupied Crimea

Evidence of a fight with unidentified persons was found not far from the observation post.

The incident happened close to the administrative border of Crimea / Photo from UNIAN

The incident happened close to the administrative border of Crimea / Photo from UNIAN A member of Ukraine’s Armed Forces has gone missing near the Chonhar peninsula, Kherson region, close to the administrative border with Russia-occupied Crimea; he has reportedly been abducted.

“It became known at about 5 a.m. on May 30 that a serviceman of a Ukrainian Armed Forces unit went missing while on duty at an observation post in the area of the Chonhar peninsula,” the Ukrainian Military Police said on Facebook late on Saturday, May 30.

A search operation began immediately, it said.

The serviceman does not answer phone calls; his whereabouts are not known,” it said. Evidence of a fight with unidentified persons was found not far from the observation post, the military police added. Materials about the incident were forwarded to Ukraine’s law enforcement agencies.

(C)UNIAN 2020

2 comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.