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Ukraine must launch fresh investigation into student death in custody

Headline Title:  Ukraine police must be investigated 05 January 2012 The Ukrainian authorities must launch a fresh investigation into the death in custody of a student, Amnesty International said after two police officers suspected of responsibility for his death yesterday walked free following a court hearing in Kyiv.Both officers were only tried on minor negligence charges over the death of 19-year-old Ihor Indilo. One of them, Sergei Prihodko, was given a five-year suspended sentence, while the other, Sergei Kovalenko, was granted amnesty by the court.Ihor Indilo died from a fractured…

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