“Congratulations son”: Sushchenko allowed three calls to Ukraine, but did not cancel the arrest
Today, July 13, the Moscow city court left in force the decision of Lefortovsky district court about prolongation of term of detention in custody of journalist Roman Sushchenko for three months.
About it on the page in Facebook wrote lawyer mark Feigin.
Feigin said about the possible exchange Sushchenko
In addition, he said that Sushchenko was allowed to call relatives in Ukraine.
“Sushchenko allowed three phone calls to relatives in Ukraine. The son of Roman Sushchenko Maxim July 15 marks 10 years. Now Roman to congratulate him!” – said Feigin.
Videosu of the Russian Federation will consider the complaint concerning the further detention of Roman Sushchenko
Recall, 30 September 2016, Roman Sushchenko was arrested in Moscow, where he arrived on a private trip. On 7 October he was charged with “espionage”. The FSB believes Ukrainian employee of the Main intelligence Directorate of the defense Ministry of Ukraine. Russian security forces claim that Sushchenko “purposefully collected data of state secret, the activities of the Armed forces and of National guard troops of the Russian Federation”.
The journalist denies all the charges. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine demands from the Russian side to stop the illegal detention of Ukrainian journalists and to ensure its smooth return to Ukraine.