Ukrainian journalist Gongadze's skull may have been found
Wednesday, July 29, 2009
Investigators in Ukraine believe that they have found the skull of journalist who was kidnapped and found decapitated in 2000. Skull fragments were found near .
The discovery comes after, who was apprehended last week, told officials his involvement with the case was "direct." At the time, officials said that Pukach offered to show them the location of Gongadze's head.
Prosecutors filed charges against Pukach on Friday. They believe that Gongadze was killed because of his articles, which incriminated then-Presidentin corruption.
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