The journalist Roman Sushchenko has become a hostage to Russian aggression against Ukraine. About this Twitter wrote the press Secretary of the foreign Ministry Marian Betz, commenting on the decision of the Moscow court to extend the arrest of Ukrainian journalist.
“Political games Russia continues. Sushchenko is a hostage to Russian aggression against Ukraine. Continue the struggle for the liberation of the Novel” – she wrote.
Poltics igri RF trifauti. Sushchenko-zarucni agres of the Russian Federation against the Ukraine. Prodemium borotba for zvilnennya Novel https://t.co/6MHsLOYJKM
— Mariana Betsa (@Mariana_Betsa) 26 APR 2017
Earlier Lefortovsky district court of Moscow extended the detention of Ukrainian journalist Roman Sushchenko until 30 June 2017.
Recall Sushchenko charged with espionage (article 276 of the criminal code), it denies the fault. According to Feigin, his client is accused of several counts of espionage.
The detention of Ukrainian journalist “in conducting espionage action” in Moscow, the FSB reported on 3 October 2016.
Protection Sushchenko is preparing a complaint for his arrest with the European court of human rights.