The US Embassy in Ukraine is deeply concerned about the attack on the head of the Odesa city organization of the People’s Power party Oleg Mikhailik and calls for a prompt, transparent and thorough investigation reports Ukrinform.
“We are deeply concerned about the attack on Odesa activist Oleg Mikhailik on September 22. Attacks of this kind have become more frequent, and this should be stopped.” He and the people of Ukraine deserve a quick, transparent and thorough investigation,” the statement reads.
As it was reported, on September 22 in Odessa, a public figure, head of the city organization of the party “Power of people” Oleg Mikhailik was shot in Odessa. On the fact of an attack criminal proceedings were opened under art. 15 and art. 115 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (assassination attempt). To investigate the attack on Mikhailik, an intelligence and operational group was set up, which included members of the SBU. The investigation deals with several versions of the attack – from household to those that may be associated with the public activities of Mikhailik.