Detained journalist from Kazakhstan in the detention facility of Vyshgorod

Задержанная журналистка из Казахстана в изоляторе Вышгорода

Zhanara Ahmet

Zhanara Ahmet is in the international wanted list through Interpol.

The journalist from Kazakhstan Zhanara Ahmed, of the detention which had previously reported her lawyer, is in the temporary detention facility of Vyshgorod, writes Radio Liberty.

One of the lawyers of the journalist Vladislav Gryshchenko said that Ahmet was detained in the Kyiv-Svyatoshinsky district and made the appropriate Protocol. The reason for the detention was the fact that it is in the international wanted list by Interpol, is wanted by Kazakhstan on fraud. Now the journalist is in Vyshgorod detention center.

Monday, October 23, at the Kievo-Svyatoshinsky court of Kyiv region will address the issue of election for Ahmet “provisional arrest under the extradition procedure.”

It is noted that the woman has a young son, who is now under the care of friends, as relatives in Ukraine, it does not.

The representative of Ukraine in Kiev region Nikolay Zhukovich, confirmed the detention of the journalist and its seat.

“She is in a temporary detention facility of Vyshgorod, detained under article 208 of the criminal procedure code (“Detention authorized officer”). Tomorrow she will be taken to court, where it will elect a measure of restraint. Delayed it due to the fact that he was wanted by Interpol”, − reported Zhukovich.

Earlier it was reported that the journalist Ahmet the First, which is in March 2017 fled from Kazakhstan to the Ukraine, was arrested in Kiev.