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Editor and Workers’ Party leader sentenced to jail in Ukraine for his editorial policy

March 27, 2015

Vladimir Raichenko for Politnavigator

Translated by Kristina Rus

In Kiev a journalist was imprisoned for 2 months for "the wrong understanding of the conflict in Donbass"

The Kiev Court of Appeals refused to change the sentence of the leader of the opposition Workers' Party of Ukraine, the editor-in-chief of the newspaper "The Working Class", People's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of III and IV convocations, Alexander Bondarchuk.

The politician and journalist was arrested on March 18 under paragraph 1, article 110 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine "Violation of territorial integrity and inviolability of Ukraine" for publishing of two articles in more

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