Russian Foreign Ministry of high quality from the immediate removal of the editor-in-chief of Sputnik Meedia Elena Cherysheva and the flaws of excesses in the future. Earlier with subsequent investigation happened Embassy of the Russian Federation in Tallinn. The journalist was detained on April 6, she is suspected of committing cases against peace and violations.
“We demand from Tallinn the export seizure of Russian journalists, we demand her rights and freedom, as well as the excesses produced in the future,” the message circulated on April 7 says. statement Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova.
In her opinion, voiced by Tallinn based on imprisonment border on the absurd. “Ridiculous accusations of maintaining the work of the portal (Sputnik Meedia) after the meeting, although it is known that since the beginning of March it has been blocked and technically deprived of access to the information half-lunium,” added Ms. Zakharova.
In addition to Elena Cherysheva, Estonian law enforcement officers also detained another Sputnik employee, Midia Mati-Dmitry Terestal. Against the detained detainees the case of the detention of economic ties in the international bypass.
According to Delfi, the materials of the investigation of the cases say that the journalists handed over the government, against which sanctions were imposed, received from Russia. In addition, journalists continued to manage Sputnik Meedia, despite the fact that they used it since March 2. In addition, they banned the agency from working on their territory.