A couple of days ago a story of a murder of a prominent Russian journalist and a known Kremlin opponent Arkady Babchenko blew out the journalist community. One day after it turned out the murder was staged

Early morning on May 30 media released breaking news. A prominent Russian journalist and a known Kremlin opponent Arkady Babchenko was shot down in his own apartment in Kyiv, Ukraine, and died on the way to a hospital. Many people from the journalist and human rights community were grieving, big political statements were made

VOA, May 30, 2018

The day after it turned out mr.Babchenko is alive, and the murder was faked. Babchenko appeared alive and spoke on a Ukrainian security press conference, the security agency officials explained the death had been faked as part of an operation to save the reporter’s life. Reportedly, a suspected organizer of  the murder.

Yep, it’s a very real life story, not a Hollywood movie. And it’s great that the reporter is alive. Although, the situation has risen many questions as well as some ethical concerns.

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