OSCE calls on Russia to release Sentsov, Sushchenko following Ukraine's step on Vyshinsky Vyshinsky was released from custody as part of the process of exchange of held persons between Ukraine and Russia, the Prosecutor General's Office has confirmed to UNIAN.
14:00, 29 August 2019
Another three Ukrainian political prisoners allegedly transferred to Moscow's Lefortovo detention center Food parcels addressed to Roman Sushchenko, Yevhen Panov, and Oleksiy Syzonovych were accepted in Lefortovo.
19:10, 21 August 2019
Exhibition of drawings by Kremlin's Ukrainian prisoner Sushchenko opens in New York City The event is hosted by the Ukrainian Institute of America.
15:20, 29 May 2019
European Parliament calls on Russia to immediately release Ukrainian political prisoners The Kremlin's hostages, Sushchenko and Balukh, mark their birthday today, February 8.
12:00, 08 February 2019
Lawyer Feygin allowed to visit Ukrainian political prisoner Sushchenko in Russian penal colony Sushchenko was charged with "espionage."
16:50, 20 December 2018
Poroshenko: Ukraine not to leave journalist Sushchenko in trouble The head of state awarded Sushchenko with the Order of Courage, praising his heroism and patriotism.
23:10, 20 November 2018
Ukrainian journalist Sushchenko convoyed to Russia's Kirov penal colony The Moscow city court sentenced Sushchenko to a 12-year term in a high-security colony.
11:40, 07 November 2018
Kremlin doesn't consider Sushchenko swap for Vyshinsky Peskov insists that Vyshinsky be released immediately.
16:40, 02 November 2018
"He exposed Russian propaganda": Diplomats call Sushchenko case evidence of Russia's attacks on freedom of speech On the second anniversary of the illegal detention of the Ukrainian journalist, the Ukrainian embassy in the United States is calling on the international community to take all measures toward the release of the Ukrainian political prisoners.
10:20, 01 October 2018
In flashback: Ukrainian journalist Sushchenko detained in Russia two years ago Sushchenko is going to lodge a complaint with the European Court of Human Rights.
12:40, 30 September 2018
OSCE reiterates call to release Sushchenko following Russian Supreme Court upholding his sentence Désir said journalists in the OSCE region should be able to work without fear of intimidation or imprisonment.
12:14, 13 September 2018
Sushchenko could write "that miserable" pardon plea – lawyer The Ukrainian journalist could be exchanged for the Ukrainian PM's interpreter charged with high treason, Feygin stresses.
19:50, 12 September 2018
Russian Supreme Court upholds ruling on Sushchenko's 12-year imprisonment Sushchenko will lodge a complaint with the European Court of Human Rights.
12:45, 12 September 2018
Ukrainian Ombudsperson denied access to journalist Sushchenko The Lefortovo administration issued a no-go despite a relevant request for the visit produced by the Ombudsperson, along with a court decision.
18:30, 18 June 2018
Sushchenko's verdict in Russia appealed – lawyer Sushchenko was sentenced to 12-year imprisonment in a strict regime colony in Russia.
16:59, 05 June 2018
Sushchenko convicted for trying to learn about "DPR" attack on Mariupol – Russian media Russia's FSB is said to be aware of Sushchenko's military past.
13:48, 05 June 2018
Canada condemns Russia's verdict against Sushchenko Moscow's city court on June 4 sentenced Sushchenko to 12-year imprisonment in a high-security colony.
12:23, 05 June 2018
Poroshenko on Sushchenko's verdict: "Kremlin sentences itself" The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry called the case against the Ukrainian correspondent "politically motivated."
21:35, 04 June 2018
Ukraine's Sushchenko sentenced to 12 years in Russia's high-security prison (Photos, video) The prosecutors insisted on a 14-year term for Sushchenko.
16:11, 04 June 2018