U.S. Embassy in Kyiv disturbed by reports on detention of Ukrainian military near Crimea The U.S. side calls on Russia to cease its unlawful occupation of Crimea.
15:31, 03 June 2020
Russia's FSB confirms detention of Ukrainian serviceman close to Crimea border He is accused of "illegal border crossing."
13:54, 02 June 2020
Ukrainian serviceman reportedly abducted near border with Russia-occupied Crimea Evidence of a fight with unidentified persons was found not far from the observation post.
10:55, 31 May 2020
Abducted Ukrainian hostage likely tricked by FSB pretending to be his internet "girlfriend" The court has paid no heed to Hryb’s allegations or to the shocking discrepancies in his case.
10:20, 22 January 2019
Man allegedly involved in assassination of ex-MP Voronenkov abducted in Moscow – media The source claims that recently Mr Vasylenko feared for his life as he had received several calls to "have a chat" by a “major member of the Russian mafia.”
15:40, 11 January 2019
Ukrainian citizen freed after abduction from Pomerenia Sky crew The crewmen were abducted by pirates off the coast of Nigeria in October 2018.
11:26, 19 December 2018
Georgia's president-elect refuses to cooperate with Russia amid Ukraine row The president-elect said that Georgia retains a pro-European stance, and if the country's western partners, EU and the U.S., start a dialogue with Russia, then, of course, Georgia will not stand aside.
10:40, 30 November 2018
Kidnapping scene in Kyiv turns out to be marriage proposal The update comes as a happy twist to a morning report on the alleged abduction of two teenage girls in Kyiv.
14:20, 07 September 2018
Police on alert as two underage girls abducted in Kyiv – media The eyewitness says the pair were shoved in a car despite resistance.
10:40, 07 September 2018
Ukrainian political prisoner Hryb in Russian court: "I plead not guilty" The prosecutor read the indictment for six minutes.
14:00, 23 July 2018
Russia falsifies medical records endangering the life of abducted Ukrainian teenager Pavlo Hryb - NGO It should be stressed that Russia is directly flouting the European Court of Human Rights which has asked that Ukrainian doctors be allowed to see Hryb.
18:30, 12 April 2018
Russia's FSB succeeds in abducting Ukrainian border guard officers at fourth attempt Dziubak and Martson were later swapped for the two Russian agents and returned home on March 2, 2018.
20:50, 07 March 2018
Father of Ukraine teen illegally arrested in Russia raises alarm as his son's health deteriorating The hearing of the defense team’s appeal over the measure of restraint was set up in a way to ensure that the young man’s parents did not make it in time to attend.
18:30, 01 February 2018
Femen reports abduction of its activist in Kyiv <p>Founder of the Femen movement Anna Hutsol has reported unidentified individuals kidnapped Femen activist Alisa Vinogradova while she was leaving the Svit Kavy (World of Coffee) café in Kyiv's Podil area, according to the Ukrainian news outlet Hromadske.</p>
23:45, 14 November 2017
Two Ukrainian border guards abducted by Russia delivered to Moscow prison <p>Two Ukrainian border guards who have been abducted on the border with Russia in Sumy region, Ukraine's north, have been delivered to Moscow's Lefortovo detention center, according to a source.</p>
12:30, 26 October 2017
Russian special services share footage of captive Ukrainian border guards under interrogation (Video) <p>A Russian TV channel has released footage of questioning two Ukrainian border guards, Ihor Dziubak and Bohdan Martson, who have been captured by the Russian FSB special services reportedly in Russian territory.</p>
10:29, 13 October 2017
Ukrainian border guards abducted by Russia's FSB charged with illegal border crossing <p>The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) has accused the Ukrainian border guards abducted near the town of Bryansk of illegal border crossing, the press service of the FSB told UNIAN.</p>
15:20, 12 October 2017
Crimean Tatar beaten, tortured and abandoned after ‘voluntarily’ entering FSB office <p>It took the FSB in Russian-occupied Crimea over 24 hours to admit that a Crimean Tatar's Renat Paralamov had been in their offices in the occupied Crimea, and then they came up with the surreal claim that he had ‘voluntarily’ returned there after being released on Wednesday afternoon, according to Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group.</p>
14:40, 15 September 2017
Son of Ukrainian officer who went missing in Belarus held in custody in Russia’s Krasnodar <p>A 19-year-old citizen of Ukraine, Pavlo Hryb, who was reported missing after he traveled to Belarus August 24 for a date with a Russian girl and was allegedly abducted by Russia’s FSB, is now being held at a detention facility in the Russian city of Krasnodar, the teenager’s father, Ihor Hryb, has told an UNIAN correspondent after receiving a confirmation from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine.</p>
16:35, 07 September 2017
Lawyer of young Ukrainian abducted by Russia in Belarus fears the client may suffer torture <p>Yevhenia Zakrevska, the lawyer of the family of Pavlo Hryb who has reportedly been abducted by the Russian FSB security service in Belarus has applied to the European Court of Human Rights claiming that the missing young man's life is under threat because of his disease.</p>
00:58, 05 September 2017