Head of Ukraine's Permanent Mission to the UN Volodymyr Yelchenko has sent an official letter to UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, accompanying a comment by the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry on the case of Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko, requesting that it be distributed as an official document on the agenda of the UN General Assembly and the UN Security Council.
Freedom to Sushchenko
The staff of the Ukrinform Ukrainian national news agency will hold an action to mark the anniversary of the illegal arrest of journalist Roman Sushchenko in Moscow.
The Press Freedom Monitoring Center of the Association of Polish Journalists (SDP) is protesting against the extension of the arrest in Russia of Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko and calls on the Russian authorities to release the Ukrainian journalist.
Photo exhibition "A Year Behind the Bars", dedicated to the anniversary of the illegal arrest of Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko in Moscow, has been opened at the Ukrinform Ukrainian national news agency in Kyiv.
The Russian authorities should release Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko from the Lefortovo detention facility and guarantee him safe return to Ukraine.
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has expressed its protest over the decision to extend the unjustified detention of Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko for two more months, the ministry's spokesperson, Mariana Betsa, has said.
The Moscow City Court has extended the arrest of Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko for another two months, until November 30, 2017.
The activists in Lviv have started to march in support of Mykola Semena, Roman Sushchenko, Pavlo Hryb and other Ukrainians, who have been illegally detained and imprisoned by the Kremlin.
First lady of France Brigitte Macron expresses sincere words of support to the wife of Ukrainian journalist and political prisoner Roman Sushchenko, who has been illegally detained for almost a year in the Russian Federation.
Premier of Ontario, the most populated Canadian province, has sent a postcard to Paris-based Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko, who was illegally arrested in Moscow last year.
Ukraine's Forum of Publishers has called on creative intellectuals to support the illegally imprisoned Ukrainian journalists in Russia, in particular, Roman Sushchenko and Mykola Semena.
The new OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Harlem Désir, is well informed about the cases of Ukrainian journalists who are illegally detained in Russia or in the occupied territories - Roman Sushchenko, Mykola Semena, Stanislav Aseyev, and he will deal with their issues within his mandate.
The Office of the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media has demanded that Russia release illegally detained Ukrainian journalists Roman Sushchenko, Mykola Semena and Stanislav Aseyev.
The Russian Federation violates international law, distorts historical facts, interferes in the policies of other states, Ukrainian First Deputy Minister of Information Policy Emine Dzhaparova has stated.