15.12.03 | Evhen Zakharov, the Kharkov group for human rights protection
What is the closed information and what is espionage?
15.12.03 | Maya Kriukova, a member of the board of the Kharkov oblast union of soldiers mothers
Another case of dedovshchina occurred in one of military units of the Kharkov oblast. A young soldier got hard injuries. The accused was condemned to the service in disciplinary battalion, and several officers of the unit were disciplinary punished or dismissed. The article is supplemented with "Prava ludyny" commentary about the general situation in the Ukrainian army and the reasons of this situation.
The newspaper and the journalist are must pay the compensation and to publish the refutation.
The Nikolayev branch of "Privatbank" handed a claim against the newspaper "Ridne Pribuzhzhia" published by the Nikolayev oblast state administration and the Nikolayev oblast council. "Privatbank" demands the compensation for the publication of untrue information disgracing the reputation of the bank.
The Appeal court of the Lviv oblast took the decision that the actions of Lviv mayor Lubomir Buniak, who drove local journalist Bogdan Kufrik from mayors press conference, were illegal
15.12.03 | «Ukraina moloda», No. 109, 19 June 2003
The editorial board of the weekly "Bez tsenzury" stated that this was not the first case of persecuting the distributors of the newspaper in the Kharkov oblast.
15.12.03 | Ludmila Kucherenko, Poltava
The TV and radio company "UTA" is persecuted by authorities.
15.12.03 | Mykola Korobko, Krivoy Rog
A correspondent of the all-Ukrainian weekly "Shliakh Peremogi" was not admitted to the session of the Krivoy Rog town council instead of her numerous appeals to various local power organs. Several official responses to the appeals of the journalist are quoted.
The collective of the "Lvivska gazeta" complain against the illegal tax inspection of the newspaper and other pressure exerted upon them.
Today judge Bernatskaya read out the decision on the claim of Andrey Fedur against the General Prosecutors office of Ukraine and the newspaper "2000", who spread the slanderous information about him. The decision reads that the court rejected the claim of A. Fedur, since the claimant could not prove that the defendant really spread the above-mentioned information.
Advocates of Boris Feldman got the complete text of the decision on the suit of B. Feldman vs. N. Azarov and the State Tax
13.12.01 | Evhen Zakharov, the Kharkov group for human rights protection
The impressions of the author, who took part in the round table "Observance of human rights in Ukraine - international assessment" that was held on 11 June in Kyiv.