Kiev (Reuters) – A man armed with a grenade has taken a senior police officer hostage in the central Ukrainian city of Poltava, the Deputy Interior Minister of Ukraine said on Thursday.
"Negotiations are ongoing to force the attacker to surrender to the police without harming himself or others," said Anton Gerashchenko on Facebook (NASDAQ :).
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