“Abducted” EuroMaidan activists in Kharkov in fact surrendered to the police
Yesterday, several media outlets circulated information that two EuroMaidan activists, Alexander Kutyanin and Alexei Ryapolov, were abducted in Kharkov while photographing the cars parked outside the "National” hotel.
As reported by the Interior Ministry in Kharkov region, on January 25 Alexander Kutyanin approached the police and reported that protesters tried to get him to photograph the license plates, to participate in car defacement and various provocations.
To verify this information, Kutyanin and Ryapolov were invited to Kharkov city police department where testified about the incident. Currently further investigation of the incident is under way.