A court in Russia tomorrow will consider the petition for prolongation of arrest Sushchenko

September 30 will mark a year since his detention in Moscow

A court in Moscow tomorrow may extend the term of arrest for journalist of UKRINFORM Roman Sushchenko, said his lawyer mark Feigin.

Meeting of the Moscow city court will start tomorrow at 10:30. It is planned to consider the petition of a consequence about prolongation of term of detention for a journalist.

We will remind, on June 27 Lefortovo district court of Moscow extended the detention period of the Roman Sushchenko in the three months to September 30. Protection on the same day filed a complaint against the decision on prolongation of arrest of the journalist. The court did not satisfy her.

September 30, 2016, the FSB of Russia have detained in Moscow the journalist “UKRINFORM” Roman Sushchenko. He was accused of espionage. Ukraine has repeatedly asked Russia to immediately release the journalist.