A correspondent of Kiev Fakty newspaper was killed in the capital of Ukraine. The journalist's body with a plastic parcel on the head was discovered in one of Kiev streets last night, law-enforcers of the Ukrainian capital said. A certificate of the Fakty correspondent was found on him. No details have been given yet. Kiev investigators have been engaged in the probe.
Presidential candidate Ksenia Sobchak, who was accredited for the press conference by Vladimir Putin from Dozhd (Rain) television channel, asked Putin about competition at the coming election
On December 14, President Putin holds his annual Q&A session with Russian and foreign journalists. This conference is considered to be the beginning of his presidential campaign