Ukrainian journalist reportedly captured by Luhansk People's Republic

Ukrainian journalist reportedly captured by Luhansk People
# 02 July 2014 11:32 (UTC +04:00)

Baku. Zumrud Pashayeva – APA. Hromadske TV journalist Anastasia Stanko and cameraman Ilya Bezkorovayniy have reportedly been captured by separatists in the eastern Ukrainian city of Luhansk, APA reports quoting Kyiv Post.

According to Hromadske TV, on the evening of June 30, Stanko and Bezkorovayniy were detained by the self-proclaimed Luhansk People's Republic while reporting in the region. There has been no official confirmation from separatist leaders there about their detention.

According to unconfirmed reports, the two journalists are being held in the basement of a separatist-held building in the central Luhansk.