RFE/RL: Russia-controlled court sentences Crimean Tatar for participation in resistance group He was sentenced to eight years in prison.
20:55, 22 July 2020
Sheremet case: Appeals court rules to keep Antonenko behind bars The judges dismissed the motion filed by the suspect's lawyers.
15:37, 13 July 2020
Ukraine's court jails two foreigners for involvement in ISIS smuggling chain – SBU The criminals created a hub in Ukraine's Kharkiv region for terrorists' transfer to Iraq and Syria.
16:55, 02 July 2020
CNN: Russian court sentences U.S. citizen Paul Whelan to 16 years in prison Whelan denies the spying charges and says he has been denied proper medical treatment while in detention.
14:35, 15 June 2020
Ukraine's former foreign minister remanded in custody on murder charges Bail is set at US$500,000.
15:40, 27 March 2020
Over 6,000 Ukrainians in prisons abroad – Rada's human rights committee An ad hoc group was created to develop a plan to bring Ukrainian prisoners home.
03:20, 12 November 2019
Resident of Horlivka sentenced by Russia-controlled 'DPR' to 15 years in prison for 'espionage' He was allegedly "recruited" by an acquaintance.
00:51, 10 September 2019
Ukrainian guardsman Markiv sentenced to 24 years in prison in Italy – media The decision was announced by the court without reasoning.
19:04, 12 July 2019
Handziuk murder case: All five suspects plead guilty The relevant statement was made at a hearing in the Pokrovskiy District Court in Ukraine's Dnipropetrovsk region on May 3.
11:17, 04 June 2019
Ukrainian prosecutors insist on 14-year imprisonment for Brazilian mercenary from Donbas The accused's final plea is scheduled for May 2.
22:55, 19 March 2019
Verdict on terrible Kharkiv car crash: Defendants sentenced to 10 years in prison Zaitseva and Dronov were remanded in custody during the investigation.
16:41, 26 February 2019
Ukrainian sailor facing death penalty in Iran reportedly swapped for Iranian spy Novichkov will see his family in a few days.
19:35, 08 January 2019
Law on criminal liability for illegal crossing of state border by Russians comes into force in Ukraine The document stipulates the crossing of Ukraine's state border to harm the country's interests is punishable by imprisonment for up to three years.
13:40, 10 November 2018
Russian Supreme Court upholds ruling on Panov's eight-year imprisonment (Photo) The decision might be appealed to the Presidium of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation.
15:21, 25 October 2018
Ukraine's parliament passes bill on criminal liability for illegal crossing of state border This refers to persons who are denied entry to Ukraine and representatives of the armed forces' units or other law enforcement agencies of the aggressor state.
14:42, 18 October 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
Ukraine's Ombudsperson to visit Ukrainian political prisoners in Russia The president is convinced that Ukraine will be able to return all Ukrainian political prisoners illegally held in Russia.
23:55, 13 June 2018
EU calls for immediate release of Ukrainians detained in Russia, occupied Crimea The number of Crimean Tatars being persecuted in the annexed Crimea gives rise to great concern as well.
16:55, 26 May 2018
Ukrainian journalist Sharoiko sentenced to eight years in prison in Belarus for "espionage" The convict did not complain about the conditions in the prison.
18:56, 23 May 2018
Russian court to sentence Ukrainian journalist Sushchenko to 20 years in prison – lawyer <p>A Moscow court is going to sentence Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko, earlier arrested in Russia on trumped-up espionage charges, to 20 years' imprisonment, according to his lawyer Mark Feygin.</p>
17:10, 19 November 2017