Russian FSB officer charged over unlawful detention and torture of Ukrainian journalist Vladyslav Yesypenko
Denis Korovin is believed to have been the FSB officer who seized and savagely tortured Vladyslav Yesypenko
Ukrainian civic journalist faces 8-year sentence for exposing healthcare lies in occupied Crimea
Iryna Danilovych"s abduction, disappearance and evidently trumped-up charges demonstate the FSB’s certainty that they can commit any infringements and rights violations with impunity.
Multiple jail terms for a patriotic Ukrainian song at Crimean Tatar wedding in Russian-occupied Crimea
Many commentators believe that the occupation regime is reacting with hysteria and repression to Ukrainian patriotic songs ignored throughout the occupation because they understand that their days are named
Instead of obeying UN Court, Russia fabricates show trial to label Crimean Tatar Mejlis ‘terrorist’
It is well over five years since Russia was expressly ordered by the UN’s International Court of Justice to revoke its extraordinary ban on the Mejlis, or self-governing body, of the Crimean Tatar people.
Ukrainian journalist’s sentence reduced because of a ‘confession’ obtained through Russian FSB torture
The Russian occupation ‘Crimean High Court’ has knocked one year off the politically motivated 6-year sentence against Ukrainian journalist Vladislav Yesypenko, with the reason of quite staggering cynicism
Russian FSB threaten and beat imprisoned Crimean journalist and human rights defender Iryna Danilovych
The Russian FSB who abducted and tortured Iryna Danilovych in April this year see no need to deny that the charges used to imprison the Crimean civic journalist, nurse and rights defender are fabricated. Quite the contrary
Collaborators with Russian state terrorism should be thrown out of International Federation of Journalists
There has been total silence from the main Russian press agencies about Russia’s bombing of a shopping centre in Kremenchuk, and the Russian Union of Journalists never reports anything that could annoy the Kremlin
Ukrainian seized and sentenced in Russian-occupied Crimea for pro-Ukrainian social media comments
A 21-year-old Crimean has received an 18-month suspended sentence in Russian-occupied Crimea for “pro-Ukrainian slogans” on social media
Russian FSB threaten to kill Ukrainian civic journalist and force her into signing blank ‘confessions’
Iryna Danilovych was held incommunicado for 12 days, with the first eight secretly held and placed under massive pressure by the Russian FSB in occupied Crimea
22 journalists killed since Russia began its total war against Ukraine
Russia committed at least 243 crimes against journalists and the media in the first two months after its 2022 invasion, with these including killings, abductions, torture, threats and attacks on TV towers
Civic journalist Iryna Danilovych disappears after being seized in Russian-occupied Crimea
Iryna Danilovych, a Ukrainian nurse and civic journalist reporting on medical issues in occupied Crimea, has disappeared after being seized by Russian-controlled enforcement officers on 29 April
Russia brings grotesque propaganda to Berdiansk after Ukrainian journalists refuse to collaborate
A day after Russian invaders held a large number of Ukrainian journalists hostage, trying in vain to get them to collaborate, the occupying forces in Berdiansk have come up with stunningly feeble propaganda to try to justify their invasion
Russia installs its propaganda TV after seizing Kherson and imposes 15-year sentences for reporting its invasion of Ukraine
Russia has effectively silenced all sources of objective information about its war against Ukraine at home, and is swiftly moving to seize control of the media where it has seized Ukrainian cities
Renowned Crimean Tatar civic activist jailed after exposing Russia’s destruction of 16th century Khan’s Palace
Update Edem Dudakov has been jailed by an occupation court ten days after he reported the latest irreparable damage which Russia has caused the Khan’s Palace, or Hansaray, in Bakhchysarai, an extremely important monument of Crimean Tatar heritage
Savagely tortured Ukrainian journalist sentenced to six years by Russian occupation court
This is a chilling attack on independent journalists trying to report on the situation in Russian occupied Crimea
Hard-hitting Ukrainian journalist leaves Russia after accusation of ‘incitement to enmity against Russians"
Roman Tsymbaliuk has left Russia, fearing for his personal security after being summoned to a Moscow prosecutor for supposed ‘incitement to enmity’ against Russians
Prominent US political analyst thanks imprisoned Crimean Tatar journalist Osman Arifmemetov for reporting on Russia"s repression in occupied Crimea
Fukuyama"s statement is important since Russia is not only using grotesque ‘terrorism’ charges as a weapon against Crimean Tatar journalists and civic activists, but also claiming that those who speak out in their defence are ‘justifying terrorism’.
Ukraine forces Crimean Tatar TV ATR to suspend objective reporting to Russian-occupied Crimea
At midnight from 21 to 22 December 2021, the world’s only Crimean Tatar television channel ATR looks set to suspend its satellite broadcasting to occupied Crimea
FSB’s ‘evidence’ against imprisoned Ukrainian journalist exposed as false in court
The grenade which Ukrainian journalist Vladislav Yesypenko is accused of carrying in his car in Russian-occupied Crimea does not fit in the car compartment where the FSB claimed to have found it
‘Russian world’ propagandist gets jail sentence in Ukraine after Russia deports her "like a dirty used rag"
A court in Lviv has convicted Olena Boiko of encroaching upon Ukraine’s territorial integrity over her very active role in supporting Russia’s propaganda drive against Ukraine and separatism