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.
Freedom to Sushchenko
Anzhelika Sushchenko, the wife of Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko, who is illegally held in Russia, has met in Paris with members of the France-Ukraine Friendship Group and members of the National Assembly of France headed by Valeria Faure-Muntian.
Wife of journalist Roman Sushchenko in Brussels calls on the world to help liberate political prisoners of Kremlin
The struggle for the liberation of the Ukrainian political prisoners is an important mission not only for our people but for the whole Europe.
An international high-level forum on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) has begun in Brussels.
Anton Pryhodsky, a former Party of Regions MP and a friend of former President Viktor Yanukovych, and former Deputy Prime Minister from the Radical Party Valeriy Voshchevsky have been named in the Paradise Papers, a set of 13.4 million documents relating to offshore investment, leaked to the public on November 5, according to the International Consortium of Investigative Journalism (ICIJ).
Lawyer Mark Feygin, who defends Ukrainian political prisoners Roman Sushenko and Ilmi Umerov, says that he is going on a business trip to the United States.
Russia continues to block the release of Ukrainian hostages and political prisoners, in particular, film director Oleh Sentsov, activist Oleksandr Kolchenko, Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko, and many other people, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said.
The European Parliament (EP) will demand that the Russian regime free Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko, as well as all other Ukrainian political prisoners of the Kremlin.
A year later I sin with restrained optimism: D-day will come and the door will open
The international community should exert pressure upon Russia so that the Kremlin stops violating the international law by occupying part of the territory of Ukraine and holding Ukrainian political prisoners, including Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko.
The International and European Federation of Journalists (IFJ and EFJ) have renewed calls for the release of Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko on the anniversary of his arrest by Russian authorities on spying charges.
The anniversary of the illegal arrest of journalist Roman Sushchenko in Moscow is marked on September 30.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said he is ready to do everything in his power to ensure that Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko, who has been illegally held in Russia for a year, returns home.
The Board of the European Alliance of News Agencies (EANA), ahead of the first year of Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko's imprisonment in Russia, has again called on the Russian authorities to release the journalist if convincing evidence of his guilt is not presented.