The Verkhovna Rada congratulated with the birthday of the journalist of UKRINFORM, a political prisoner of the Roman Sushchenko. As UKRINFORM reported, had been called for from the parliamentary rostrum, the first Vice-speaker Irina Gerashchenko.
«Today celebrates his birthday the political prisoner of the Kremlin Roman Sushchenko. Let’s congratulate him on his birthday and through his family, through his lawyers give a big Hello to this journalist, who today is fighting for Ukraine in Lefortovo their courage and their position,» she said.
Gerashchenko added that Sushchenko, like other Ukrainian political prisoners detained on trumped-up reasons.
The daughter of Roman Sushchenko yuliia congratulated father’s birthday. Congratulations and sharing a photo she posted on Facebook.
«Today is the birthday of a very important and special for me person — my dad, whose name is probably already familiar to many, Roman Sushchenko. I know that sooner or later You will read these lines, because everything has to end, especially the poor,» wrote Julia Sushchenko.
She also expressed the hope that her father is illegally detained in Moscow, will return to the family.
«After some time, we shall rejoice that this whole nightmare behind us and our family can be there without losing a minute of precious life,» — says the publication.
Julia stressed that the Roman Sushchenko has a good sense of humor and wished that this ability helped to preserve the possession of the spirit in challenging situations.
«So, I want to wish that even in the most difficult situation You have not given up and found something positive in what happened, and Your wit always leads you to a good outcome,» wrote the daughter of the Roman Sushchenko.
Today, February 8, the birthday of the Roman Sushchenko, UKRINFORM opened a photo exhibition of his works and paintings. The exhibition presents 20 photographs and photos of paintings made by the correspondent of UKRINFORM, which is now illegally detained in Lefortovo.
Photographs United by the theme.
Mostly landscapes: «Paris – city of lights», «Bridges of Paris», «Spring in Paris», «dune of Pyla», «Olive yards», as well as photos from the event: «Meeting in the «Normandy format», «Tropical carnival in Paris,» «In the air», «Action in Paris».
To see photographs and paintings can all attend, the exhibition was exhibited in the Windows of the office of UKRINFORM in Kyiv at the address: Bogdana Hmelnitskogo str., 8/16.
We will remind, the correspondent of UKRINFORM in France Roman Sushchenko, in violation of international rules was detained September 30, 2016 in Moscow, where he arrived on a private trip.
On 7 October he was charged with «espionage». The FSB of Russia stated that Sushchenko is an employee of the Main intelligence Directorate of the defense Ministry of Ukraine. In Gur MOU refuted this statement, including officially stating that it is not true.
The Lefortovo district court extended Sushchenko period of stay in custody until April 30. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine expressed strong protest in connection with this decision.
Roman Sushchenko is working in the Ukrainian national information Agency «UKRINFORM» in 2002, as a correspondent in France since 2010.
The Verkhovna Rada congratulated Sushchenko happy birthday 08.02.2017