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Pavel Sheremet: biography
Journalist Paul G. Sheremet was born in Minsk in 1971. Here he graduated from secondary school. After graduation Paul enrolled in the local University, choosing for himself the faculty of history. But after the 3rd course Sheremet left the University and became a student of the Belarusian University of Economics. At the end he wrote a thesis on the topic of offshore business.
Some time working career of Pavel Sheremet was connected with the banking business. Young professional worked in foreign exchange Department of one of Minsk banks. Analytical mind, interest in social issues, their own vision of the political situation and the desire to carry all that people brought Paul into journalism.
In 1992, Sheremet came to the Belarusian TV. At first he was involved as a consultant for various programs on the economy, but soon he was appointed the leading program «Prospect». It is a daily analytical program.
After 4 years of 25-year-old Pavel Sheremet was elected editor of «Belorusskaya Delovaya Gazeta». In the same 1996 he was appointed to lead the Belarusian office of the ORT. In fact, Sheremet was the acting correspondent of the channel from Belarus.
The journalist often criticized the policies of the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko and has proven himself a staunch opponent of the regime. In 1997 Paul was stopped on the border of Belarus and Lithuania. He was arrested by Belarusian security forces, accusing that Sheremet illegally crossed the state border. Soon it was more serious charge. Paul threw receiving money from foreign intelligence services and illegal journalistic activity. Sheremet was sentenced to 2 years imprisonment and 1 year probation. He had been in prison for 3 months.
Since 1998, Sheremet was appointed special correspondent of the two information programs ORT «Vremya» and «Novosti». And early next year he took the post of chief editor of the correspondent network news programs of the main channel of the country. Short time the journalist of the analytical program «Time». But in 2000, he left TV news and continued his work as an author-Director.
In 2008 Pavel Sheremet has left ORT completely. Soon he headed the policy division, in a publication of «Spark». But on television also appear. He led the program «the Verdict» and REN-TV.
Career in Ukraine
Journalistic work of Pavel Sheremeta, Ukraine began cooperation in 2012 with the most popular Internet newspaper «Ukrainian truth». After 2 years he was appointed Executive Director of «up».
In early June, 2015 Pavel Sheremet began his artistic project on the Ukrainian TV channel «24». It was called «Dialogues». And in the fall of that year and until April 2016 was the leading Ukrainian Radio «Vesti».
Remarkable position of journalist for the last
In 2009, he published his reflections on Mikhail Saakashvili and the war in Georgia in the summer of 2008.
A journalist always said only in the context of their work. Personal life Pavel Sheremet has always been a taboo subject for discussion. It is known that Paul was married. His wife’s name is Natalia. A family grows two children – a son Nicholas and daughter Elizabeth.
The car, which was moving Pavel Sheremet in the center of Kiev, exploded at 7: 45 am July 20, 2016. It is known that the car belonged to Elena Pritula that manages the Internet newspaper «Ukrainian truth».
Most Prytula in the car at the time of the explosion was not. Pavel Sheremet died after driving only a few dozen meters from the house where he lived in recent time.
Details of the death of a journalist investigating police. At the moment the death Sheremet is perceived rather as a murder. MIA of Ukraine believes that the car was carrying an explosive device, which detonated outside.