The Permanent Mission of Ukraine to the United Nations has welcomed the release of two Reuters reporters after 500 days of imprisonment in Myanmar and recalled that Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko had been held in captivity in Russia for 950 days.
Freedom to Sushchenko
The Embassy of Ukraine in the USA demands Russian authorities to release and return to Ukraine Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko.
On World Press Freedom Day, the representatives of Ukrainian communities in Belgium and Ukrainian diplomats held a rally in the center of Brussels to support Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko, who was unlawfully convicted in Russia.
First Deputy Chairwoman of the Verkhovna Rada Iryna Gerashchenko has received letters from Ukrainian political prisoners Roman Sushchenko and Zevri Abseitov who thank Ukrainians for their support.
The National Union of Journalists of Ukraine (NUJU) stands in solidarity with the persecuted colleagues and calls on international organizations and diplomatic missions to support its demands and step up pressure on Russian authorities in an effort to immediately release Ukrainian journalists and bloggers arrested in Russia, occupied Crimea and Donbas.
MEP Anna Fotyga published on Facebook a letter from Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko in response to the congratulations on his birthday from a group of the European Parliament members.
UK Member of the European Parliament Julie Ward has called on Russia to release all Ukrainian political prisoners, including journalist Roman Sushchenko.
Chairman of the National Union of Journalists of Ukraine Serhiy Tomilenko has called on foreign journalists to demonstrate solidarity with Ukrainian journalists prosecuted by Russia and demanded that the Russian authorities immediately release Ukrainian media representatives, in particular, Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko.
Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko, illegally convicted in Russia, has sent a new picture – a landscape of the Croatian resort town of Makarska, Ukrinform reports.
Kyiv City State Administration will host an art exhibition from April 4 to April 28 during which the drawings of Ukrinform correspondent Roman Sushchenko will also be presented, Honored Artist of Ukraine Oleksandr Doroshenko has reported on Facebook.
Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko, who was illegally convicted in Russia, has conveyed greetings to Ukrainians in Georgia and Georgians.
An exhibition of drawings by Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko has opened at the Cultural and Information Center of the Ukrainian Embassy in Moldova.
Latvia's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Andrejs Pildegovics has called on Russia to release illegally imprisoned Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov, Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko and stop the persecution of other political prisoners.
Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko's artwork has been showcased as part of an exhibition titled "Art From Behind Bars" in Warsaw.