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Ten years of occupation of Crimea: memories of Crimean journalists on how it began
Articles - 18 April 2024

Ten years of occupation of Crimea: memories of Crimean journalists on how it began

Taras Shevchenko’s birthday is significant in civic resistance to the occupation of Crimea. In 2014, on March 9, Crimeans came to the monument to Taras Shevchenko in Simferopol with flowers and posters to declare that they did not support the war and the armed Russian military on the streets of their hometowns. The Crimeans were […]

CrimeaSOS calls for sanctions against Russian and illegitimate judges in occupied Crimea for violations of the right to a fair trial in fabricated criminal cases against Ukrainian citizens
News - 08 November 2023

CrimeaSOS calls for sanctions against Russian and illegitimate judges in occupied Crimea for violations of the right to a fair trial in fabricated criminal cases against Ukrainian citizens

Crimea SOS emphasizes that Russian judges and illegal “judges” in the temporarily occupied Crimea shall be held liable for the abovementioned violations within the Ukrainian jurisdiction, the International Criminal Court or under the mechanism of universal jurisdiction and shall be subjected to personal sanctions

How to return Ukrainian journalism to the de-occupied territories?
Articles - 17 July 2023

How to return Ukrainian journalism to the de-occupied territories?

ZMINA collected the opinions of journalists and experts

Ukraine: NGOs need EU help
Columns - 19 September 2017

Ukraine: NGOs need EU help

Ukraine is moving to undo a March 2017 law that imposed an excessive burden on anti-corruption activists to publicly report their income and assets. That's good...

Militants admitted that they have missing journalist Aseev in detention. He is accused of espionage
News - 16 July 2017

Militants admitted that they have missing journalist Aseev in detention. He is accused of espionage

Like other journalists detained previously, Stanislav Aseev is accused of espionage

In Kyiv the court reversed the Cabinet of Ministers decision, which forbade Crimean residents to export property to the mainland Ukraine
News - 14 June 2017

In Kyiv the court reversed the Cabinet of Ministers decision, which forbade Crimean residents to export property to the mainland Ukraine

"For Crimean residents this decision is like a visa-free travel for all Ukrainians", - believe human rights defenders

Russia creates the illusion of development of the Crimean Tatar media in occupied Crimea
News - 10 April 2017

Russia creates the illusion of development of the Crimean Tatar media in occupied Crimea

Experts voiced recommendations that could improve the situation with freedom of speech on the peninsula

In Crimea 10 Crimean Tatars who witnessed illegal search were released after 10 days of arrest
News - 27 February 2017

In Crimea 10 Crimean Tatars who witnessed illegal search were released after 10 days of arrest

“They came to support, highlight, and show that they are disturbed by the lawlessness that is happening in the Crimea"

In occupied Crimea FSB interrogated journalists of STB TV channel and set up surveillance
News - 24 February 2017

In occupied Crimea FSB interrogated journalists of STB TV channel and set up surveillance

On the administrative border in Armyansk for six hours FSB has interrogated every member of the filming crew

Complaint against arrest of Sushchenko to be considered at closed hearing
News - 18 October 2016

Complaint against arrest of Sushchenko to be considered at closed hearing

The lawyers believes the court hearing will be held with violations

Sushchenko will receive an official incrimination on Friday – Feygin
News - 05 October 2016

Sushchenko will receive an official incrimination on Friday – Feygin

Sushchenko does not recognize guilt

Poroshenko not satisfied with press situation in Ukraine
News - 16 September 2016

Poroshenko not satisfied with press situation in Ukraine

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is dissatisfied with the press situation in Ukraine

OSCE experts urge allowing Crimean journalist Semena to leave for mainland Ukraine
News - 14 September 2016

OSCE experts urge allowing Crimean journalist Semena to leave for mainland Ukraine

Mykola Semena should immediately undergo medical treatment in a specialized medical institution

Ukrainian Inter TV channel blocked for two days already
News - 06 September 2016

Ukrainian Inter TV channel blocked for two days already

Journalists of Inter and NTN TV channels cannot get to their jobs in the main TV center of the Inter Media Group for the second day in the row

Hromadske Radio website blocked in Russia because of article about Hizb ut-Tahrir
News - 12 August 2016

Hromadske Radio website blocked in Russia because of article about Hizb ut-Tahrir

Roskomnadzor shall restore the access to website after the article is removed

IDPs have to apply for status of aggrieved person – human rights activists
News - 01 August 2016

IDPs have to apply for status of aggrieved person – human rights activists

Fifteen IDPs, including children, have already received such a status

Draft law on High Council of Public Justice to immobilize judicial system – experts
News - 28 July 2016

Draft law on High Council of Public Justice to immobilize judicial system – experts

The experts of the Reanimation Package of Reforms (RPR) initiative warn about the government efforts to immobilize the judicial system

National Police explains why sacred procession of Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Moscow Patriarchate cannot be banned
News - 25 July 2016

National Police explains why sacred procession of Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Moscow Patriarchate cannot be banned

About 4,500 police officers will ensure safety during the sacred procession organized by the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate in Kyiv