Lawyer Olena Lukash told about detention of Strana.ua Chief Editor Ihor Huzhva after night searches in his offices.
Investigation into activities of Chief Editor for Strana.ua Ihor Huzhva are based on legal evidence of bribe extortion made by him. This is not pressure on the press.
Ihor Huzhva, Chief Editor of Strana.ua, was detained last night on taking bribe for not running a defamation article against a certain Ukrainian MP.
Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yurii Lutsenko announced that Chief Editor of Strana.ua online news outlet Ihor Huzhva was detained last night.
Chief Editor of Visti newspaper Ihor Huzhva has been put on the wanted list today, July 31 on suspicion of deliberate tax evasion in the amount of 18 million hryvnia (about $780,000).