Activist Sternenko convicted of kidnapping, sentenced to seven years in prison – court ruling.

Prymorsky District Court of Odesa sentenced activist Serhiy Sternenko to seven years in prison after convicting him of abducting Lyman village council deputy Serhiy Scherbych.

The court passed the verdict on Tuesday, the meeting was broadcast on social networks.

Interfax-Ukraine

News about recent political developments in Ukraine, key Ukrainian economic news and major current events in the CIS and the rest of the world.

https://en.interfax.com.ua/

Related news
Biden Says He Will Focus On Needs Of Black Community Amid Covid - NBC News NOW.

Biden Says He Will Focus On Needs Of Black Community Amid Covid - NBC News NOW.

President Joe Biden met with a group of Black essential workers to discuss how he plans to help African American communities struggling economically and boost vaccinations. » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC video: NBC News Digital is a col...

'IS leader' convicted for recruitment in Germany - DW News.

'IS leader' convicted for recruitment in Germany - DW News.

In Germany, a verdict is expected in the case of a notorious Iraqi preacher known as 'Abu Walaa.' Believed to be the Islamic State's de facto leader in Germany, he is accused of radicalizing young people and helping them travel to Iraq and Syria. ...

Will Tiger Woods return to golf competitively?

Will Tiger Woods return to golf competitively?

Golf legend Tiger Woods undergoes surgery after receiving serious injuries from a car accident near Los Angeles. Fox News Headlines 24/7 Sports & Entertainment reporter Mike Gunzelman with an update. Subscribe to Fox News! Watch more Fox News Vide...

Watch live: CIA director nominee William Burns questioned at Senate confirmation hearing.

Watch live: CIA director nominee William Burns questioned at Senate confirmation hearing.

Watch live on February 24 at 10 a.m. ET: The Senate Intelligence Committee is holding a confirmation hearing for President Biden’s nominee for CIA director, William Burns. Burns is a career diplomat who served as deputy secretary of state and unde...

Brookyln’s Barclays Center Reopens For First Time In Nearly A Year - NBC News NOW.

Brookyln’s Barclays Center Reopens For First Time In Nearly A Year - NBC News NOW.

The Barclays Center in Brooklyn reopened for the first time in nearly a year. NBC News’ Gabe Gutierrez reports on what the unique opening night will look like. » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC video: NBC News Digital is a collection of in...

COVID-19: PM slaps down suggestions lockdown will be eased earlier.

COVID-19: PM slaps down suggestions lockdown will be eased earlier.

Downing Street has denied reports lockdown restrictions may end sooner than planned if data on the effect of vaccines prove better than expected. It was reported on Wednesday that if data from Scotland showing vaccines reduce hospital admissions b...