MOSCOW, August 08, /ITAR-TASS/. Russia’s Union of Journalists is taking efforts to find a photographer from Russia Today news agency who has been missing in eastern Ukraine for the past three days, the Union’s press secretary told Itar-Tass on Friday.
“We are trying to find out what might have happened to Andrei Stenin. So far, we have only unverified information that he is in Zaporozhye,” said Pavel Gutionov.
The Russian Union of Journalists is outraged at the disappearance of another journalist in the zone of combat operations in eastern Ukraine.
Russia’s presidential human rights council also called on the Ukrainian authorities to immediately release Andrei Stenin.
Russia Today has been unable to get in touch with its photographer from the past three days. According to some reports, he might have been detained by the Ukrainian military.