The Moscow City Court has rejected a complaint filed by the defense team of Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko, who was illegally detained in Russia, against the extension of his arrest for another three months - until September 30.
Freedom to Sushchenko
Gregory David Roberts, the famous Australian writer and author of the cult novel Shantaram, has commented on the words of Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko that his book is one of the most popular in the library at the Lefortovsky detention center.
The Lefortovsky District Court of Moscow has extended pre-trial detention term of Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko until September 30, 2017.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko during negotiations with French President Emmanuel Macron raised the issue of release of Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko who was illegally arrested in Russia.
Mark Feygin, the lawyer of illegally detained Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko, informed about investigative actions on his client’s case, which were scheduled for Friday.
What books does Sushchenko reads there, in Lefortovo, what thoughts he has after reading
Spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine Mariana Betsa at the conference of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) in Vienna has urged Russia to immediately stop persecution of Ukrainian journalists Roman Sushchenko and Mykola Semena.
During a press conference of Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday, June 16, an action in support of Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko, who was illegally arrested in Russia, was held in front of the Russian Embassy in Berlin.
Ukraine's representative to International Organizations in Vienna urges Russia to release Semena and Sushchenko
Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the International Organizations in Vienna Ihor Prokopchuk delivered a statement at a meeting of the OSCE Permanent Council on Russia’s ongoing aggression against Ukraine and persecution of Ukrainian journalists Mykola Semena and Roman Sushchenko by Russia.
Information Policy Ministry, students hold action in support of journalists Sushchenko, Semena. Photos
Today, June 6, the representatives of the Information Policy Ministry of Ukraine together with professors and students of the Boris Grinchenko Kyiv University held the action in support of Ukrainian journalists Roman Sushchenko and Mykola Semena.
The Embassy of Ukraine in Poland has joined the worldwide flash mob in support of Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko, illegally imprisoned in Moscow.
The colleagues of journalist Roman Sushchenko, who was illegally arrested in Russia, have conducted a flash mob in his support near the Ukrinform news agency office in center of Kyiv.
In many countries of the world, in three continents, Ukrainians and friends of Ukraine are participating in the flash mob in support of Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko, who was illegally arrested in Moscow.
Mark Feygin, the lawyer of illegally detained in Russia correspondent of Ukrinform Roman Sushchenko, says that the letter of his client to French President Emmanuel Macron has been delivered, at least, to the Office of the President of France.