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9 SeptemberPolitics
How the Russian-Ukrainian exchange of prisoners was in question
7 SeptemberBreaking news
Ukraine and Russia are preparing their first-ever big prisoner exchange since the beginning of Russia’s war against Ukraine in 2014
28 JulyPolitics
How President Zelenskiy’s choice of staff will affect the cause of political prisoners
24 JulyBreaking news
Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Liudmyla Denisova told Hromadske media outlet in the town of Shchastia during the transfer of Ukrainian prisoners from the occupied Luhansk region
19 JulyBreaking news
The U.S. "continues to strongly condemn Russia's dangerous naval assault on the Ukrainian Navy and the illegal detainment 24 Ukrainian sailors," legislators say
28 JuneBreaking news
Russia-backed separatists from Ukraine's eastern Donbas region have released four Ukrainian citizens, who have been flown to the Belarusian capital, Minsk
2 JuneBreaking news
Several hundred people marched on June 1 in downtown Kyiv to draw attention to more than 200 Ukrainians who have been illegally imprisoned in Russia, Russian-occupied Crimea and Russian-controlled parts of Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts
26 MarchBreaking news
His relocation violates the Geneva Convention
15 MarchBreaking news
The EU demands that Russia release Ukrainian prisoners of war (POW) sailors who were attacked and captured in the Kerch Strait on November 25, 2018, according to a press release prepared in connection with the imposition of sanctions against eight Russians because of these events
27 JanuaryBreaking news
Russia-occupied Crimea’s Kerchensky city court during its hearing refused to release Volodymyr Balukh on parole
11 JanuaryBreaking news
Russia may hand over 24 Ukrainian navy sailors seized off the coast of Crimea as part of a prisoner swap deal with Ukraine later this year, the pro-Kremlin Izvestia newspaper cited a highly-placed Russian diplomatic source
7 JanuaryBreaking news
Among them are social activists and Ukrainian sailors, prisoners of war
6 JanuarySociety
How can Ukraine protect the seamen who were taken prisoner by Russia?
21 December, 2018Breaking news
Lawyers visiting wounded Ukrainian prisoners of war, seamen Andriy Eider and Andriy Artemenko, in Moscow’s Matrosskaya Tishina facility
17 December, 2018Politics
The meaning of the Sakharov Prize for Oleh Sentsov
5 December, 2018Breaking news
However, according to Marchuk, the Russian side does not accept such offers
24 May, 2018Society
On May 16, Ukrainian filmmaker currently jailed in Russia as a political prisoner went on a hunger strike. In a public letter he wrote that he would only stop the strike if all 64 Ukrainian prisoners jailed in Russia for politically-motivated grounds are released
23 January, 2018Society
For Ukrainians incarcerated in the occupied territories and in the Russian Federation itself, things could get much worse in 2018. Only serious international pressure is likely to make Moscow release these political prisoners
10 July, 2017Society
On June 14, it was a year since the last exchange of Ukrainian political prisoners in Russia took place. Nothing has happened in all that time to make a swap more likely
31 January, 2017Society
Freeing the Kremlin's prisoners as our main assignment for the year
19 July, 2016Society
Ukrainian prisoners in Crimea are being transferred to Russia, given Russian passports and punished for rejecting them
26 April, 2016Society
What war captives and kidnapped civilians go through in the occupied territories, and how exchange mechanisms work
26 April, 2016Society
25 Ukrainians are held in captivity by the Russians, accused of committing serious crimes. Yet international rights organizations still have not recognized them as political prisoners
13 August, 2015Society
President Poroshenko says there are 30 Ukrainian citizens currently being illegally held in Russia. Human rights advocates that they know about the situation with 11, most of whom the Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has yet to provide with lawyers
16 October, 2014Society
Ruslan Petrenko (not his real name) from a small town near Donetsk was a pro-Ukrainian activist. This got him in trouble: he was taken hostage by the “DNR” terrorists and spent more than a month in captivity
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Among others, it is internet providers who are getting recruited by security operatives
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The Ukrainian Week talks with one-time speaker of the Verkhovna Rada, acting president, and secretary of Ukraine’s National Security Council, about shifts in the nature of the war and informational security, and the rise of conservative trends in modern politics
yesterday, Dmitro Krapyvenko,
To be a "ceremonial figure" with a "powerful name" while his firm got a total of $3.4million'
20 October, ,
What economic and political challenges are threatening the new UK Prime Minister
20 October, Michael Binyon,
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