The Russian Embassy in Kiev is doing everything to clarify the situation with Kurbatova

© First karaliunaite First channel Anna KurbatovaThe Russian Embassy in Kiev is doing everything to clarify the situation with Kurbatova© channel

The Russian Embassy in Kiev takes all necessary measures to clarify the situation around journalist Anna Kurbatova, kidnapped in Kiev, as well as to protect its rights and interests, said the Russian foreign Ministry.

On Wednesday there appeared information that the journalist of the First channel Anna Kurbatov grabbed in Kiev unknown, was put in the car and drove away. As later told the TV station, the reporter could detain employees of the security Service of Ukraine (SBU), earlier in her address received threats. A press-the Secretary of SBU Elena Gitlyanskaya wrote in Facebook that Kurbatova will be forcibly returned to Russia, now comes the paperwork for her deportation.

«The Embassy of Russia in Kiev have taken all necessary measures to clarify the situation around the Russian journalist, to protect its rights and interests. The foreign Ministry of Ukraine and law enforcement authorities sent official notes and treatment. Requested information and the Embassy of Ukraine in Moscow», — said in the comments of the Department of information and press of the Russian foreign Ministry posted on the Ministry website.

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