Three Russian Journalists Killed in CAR – Russian Foreign Ministry

The Russian Foreign Ministry identified those killed in the Catral African Republic earlier in the day, specifying that the documents found at the site show that they were Russian journalist Orkhan Dzhemal, cameraman Kirill Radchenko and producer Alexander Rastorguyev.

As the ministry stated, the country’s embassy in the republic is in contact with the local authorities to prepare the transportation of bodies to Russia.

Earlier in the day, AFP news agency reported citing sources close to the investigation, that the bodies of Russian citizens with press cards have been found on a road 23 kilometers (14 miles) from the central town of Sibut.

According to the AFP news agency’s source, the Russians “were killed by unidentified armed men.” The bodies have been transferred to the UN…

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