Poroshenko meets with Sushchenko, congratulates him on his release. Photos

Poroshenko meets with Sushchenko, congratulates him on his release. Photos

Fifth President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko met with Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko, released from a Russian prison, and congratulated him on his return to Ukraine.

In a post on his Facebook page, Poroshenko wrote: "It is a great honor for me and a special joy to shake hands with Roman Sushchenko, and finally welcome him home”.

The ex-president has added that he remembers the letters he received from Roman who then was Kremlin's prisoner.

"They inspired me not to stop fighting, and Roman and his wife Anzhela became an example of the real courage they showed the whole world. I’m incredibly happy to thank them today that Ukraine has always been in their hearts," Poroshenko wrote.


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

Top news

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website ukrinform.net not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website ukrinform.net and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2022 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period: