Ukraine will not give Austria a suspected pedophile media

Украина не выдаст Австрии подозреваемого в педофилии – СМИ

Zayzenbakher was detained in Kiev

Zayzenbakher detained in Kiev on suspicion of child molestation.

Ukraine will not extradite to Austria suspected of pedophilia of a former Olympic champion on judo Peter Zayzenbakher. This is reported by Ukrainian news, citing sources.

“The Ministry of justice refused to issue Zayzenbakher,” – said the source Agency.

According to him, the Ministry of justice motivated the refusal that has already expired the Statute of limitations of the alleged offense.

Zayzenbakher won the gold medal in the competition in judo at the Olympics in Los Angeles (USA) in 1984 and in Seoul (South Korea) in 1988.

We will remind, two-time Olympic judo champion Austrian Peter Zayzenbakher was detained in Kiev on suspicion in pedophilia.

The athlete was charged with sexual assault against two underage girls. He trained them in Vienna in early 2000-ies. In this period girls were under 14 years of age. In the event of conviction, he faces up to 10 years in prison.