Ukrainian journalists are simply not invited for important events in Russia – UNIAN journalist in Moscow
For all important events conducted by highest officials iof Russia, they simply do not invite Ukrainian journalist. This was told on the air to Radio Svoboda by Roman Tsymbaliuk, the correspondent of the imformational agency UNIAN in Moscow.
According to him, at Putin's first press conference after annexation of Crimea, not even one Ukrainian journalist was present. In summer, the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs also did not invite Ukrainian media for two press conferences of the agency’s head, Sergey Lavrov. They invite only Russian and Western journalists, when Ukraine is the event's main topic.