Russia Bars Ukrainian Journalist for 5 Years

The Russian Federation has denied the Ukrainian journalist Oleg Khomenok entry into the country for the next five years.
The decision was made 25th of September, and the short notice from the “Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation” refers to an article 27 which states that “Entry into theRussian Federation for a foreign citizen or a ... Read More »

Protests over Rejection of Oleg Khomenok

The Danish Organisation for Investigative Journalism (Foreningen for Undersøgende Journalistik) has complained to the Russian authorities, because the Ukrainian journalist Oleg Khomenok on October 29, 2012, was denied entry into Kaliningrad where he was going to give a presentation of investigative reporting to local journalists invited to a seminar arranged by Scoop Russia.
Oleg Khomenok is ... Read More »

SCOOP Trainer Refused Entry in Russia

The Ukrainian journalist Oleg Khomenok was rejected at the Russian border, when he arrived to teach a SCOOP seminar on investigative journalism in Kaliningrad.
Mr. Khomenok didn’t get any explanation there and then, but was told to contact the Russian consulate in Kiev.
Oleg Khomenok has taught investigative journalism for many years and is also the national ... Read More »


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