One of the founding members of feminist protest group FEMEN, Oksana Shachko, was found dead in her apartment in Paris early Monday, July 23rd.
Family and friends are awaiting an official police report.
Here’s what you need to know:
1. Anna Hutsol, One of Femen’s Founders, Told Ukrayinska Pravda That Oksana Took Her Own Life
In an interview with Ukrayinska Pravda, Anna Hutsol, another of Femen’s founders said that Oksana had taken her own life, but friends and family of Oksana are waiting for an official police report.
A post on the group’s website described her as “fearless and vulnerable.”
“The most fearless and vulnerable Oksana Shachko has left us. We mourn together with her relatives and friends and expect for the official version from the police.”
“At this moment it is known, that yesterday, July 23, Oksana’s body was found in her apartment in Paris.”
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