Back to back religious murders shock Ukraine

murderTwo religious, one priest and one nun, were found murdered on the same day. Both the murders were taken place on 29th July. The first one to succumb to death was 40 year old priest named Father Roman Nikolayev, who was struggling for life after a gun attack.

On the same day a woman religious Sr Alevtina of Florivsky Convent in Kiev was found dead in her apartment. She was 62 year old. “We know that she went to her city apartment to wash and change before undergoing a surgical operation [there is no hot water in the convent at present]. However, later her nephew found the nun’s body with her hands tied and traces of torture,” a spokesman said.

The authorities are clueless on the motive of the murderers, and are baffled about the repeated murders taking place in the country..