Pravda.ru

News » Society

Kharkiv Mayor receives surgery, remains in stable condition

30.04.2014 | Source:

Pravda.Ru

 
Kharkiv Mayor receives surgery, remains in stable condition. 52685.jpeg
AP photo

Kharkiv Mayor Gennadiy Kernes was operated on on Wednesday night at an Israeli hospital where he was flown to yesterday. His condition remains stable.

The ten-hour operation took place in the main hospital of the city of Haifa.

The mayor was shot in the back on Monday; the bullet injured his lung, liver and spine. Doctors of the Kharkiv hospital operated Kernes, but described his general condition as heavy. The patient was then sent to Israel, where he was immersed in medical sleep.

As deputy prosecutor of the Kharkiv region, Konstantin Turkov said, investigators consider four basic versions of the attempted assassination of Kernes. They are related to professional activities of the mayor, his activities in the commercial sphere, personal hostilities or hostilities on the part of the supporters of federalization. However, many believe that the mayor could be an obstacle for the new authorities in Kiev.

 







Popular photos


Most popular

Netherlands considers leaving EU, lifting sanctions from Russia
Netherlands considers leaving EU, lifting sanctions from Russia
The Freedom Party of the Netherlands is finalizing the project of a referendum on the country's exit from the European Union
Animals in our dreams: What are they trying to tell us?
Animals in our dreams: What are they trying to tell us?
We can see different animals, birds and fish in our dreams. Their actions towards us in our dreams can vary seriously – they can be friendly, they can speak to us, they can just appear at the...
Рейтинг@Mail.ru Rambler_s_Top100_Service