Roman Sushchenko’s family visits him in Russian jail

20:17, 17 January 2019

Roman Sushchenko, the Ukrainian political prisoner illegally held in Russia saw his family for the first time in two and a half years

His wife and daughter came to Russia for a long date, said lawyer Mark Feygin. According to him, Sushchenko's detention conditions improved; however, he has no access to the press or the telephone.

Suschenko was detained in Russia in September 2016. The Russian special services charge him with espionage in favor of Ukraine.