Kiev media have confirmed reports about the death of Ukrainian citizens in Montenegro, who lived and had business in the Balkan country. Vasyl Kirilich, the head of the department of the consular service of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry, confirmed the Ukrainian citizenship of the deceased.
The body of Ukrainian citizen Anastasia Lashmanova was found in the evening of May 11 in her apartment in the Montenegrin city of Kotor, with severe stab wounds. The assessment showed that she died almost immediately after receiving them. The assets in Montenegro, which belonged to the deceased, are estimated at about 105 million euros (more than three billion hryvnia).
The deceased was the managing director of the chain of companies that owned the hotel “Mimosa” in the center of Tivat in Montenegro, the “Perla” complex, and the Fatalna beauty salon in the city of Budva, among other enterprises. The chain of companies was also involved in development of new hotels in the Balkans.