Russian lawyer Mark Feygin, who is a defense lawyer for Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko, has been stripped of the status of a lawyer.
Freedom to Sushchenko
The prosecution in the case of Roman Sushchenko, a Ukrainian journalist illegally detained in Moscow, finished submitting its arguments in the Moscow City Court on Monday, April 23, and the defense will provide its evidence on Wednesday, April 25, Sushchenko's lawyer, Mark Feygin, has told Ukrinform.
Moscow City Court on April 25 will hold a hearing to consider written evidence and motions in the case of Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko, who was illegally arrested in Moscow.
In France, the fate of Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko illegally detained in Russia and other captives of the Kremlin is discussed at the official level.
The European Council has classified the arrest of Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko as the first level of attacks on journalists and updated the alert on his case.
The talks on the fate of illegally arrested Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko will be intensified after the verdict in his case is pronounced and the appeal is filed.
Lawyer Mark Feygin believes that Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko can be exchanged this summer, and he will return to Kyiv.
Lawyer Mark Feygin has said that serious pressure is being exerted on him in the case of Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko, who was illegally imprisoned in Russia.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has thanked Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko, illegally arrested in Moscow, for the preserved strength of mind and assured that Ukraine continues making efforts to release political prisoners.
A Kremlin official has said that he has no information about an address from Mark Feygin, the lawyer for Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko, who asked for the release of his client in exchange for Russians held in Ukraine.
Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko's lawyer, Mark Feygin, has sent an address to Russian President Vladimir Putin recalling him that a lot of people in Ukraine and Russia are waiting for the exchange of the Ukrinform journalist.
Two witnesses from the prosecution were questioned on March 28 at Moscow City Court, which hears the case of Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko, who was unlawfully arrested in Moscow, the journalist's lawyer, Mark Feygin, has said.
The Moscow City Court, which started a hearing on the case of Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko illegally arrested in Moscow, has announced a break until April 23.
Moscow City Court has extended the arrest of Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko on the first day of preliminary hearings in the case, the journalist's lawyer, Mark Feygin, has told an Ukrinform reporter.