A spokeswoman for the SBU, Elena Gitlyanskaya confirmed that the SBU conducted searches at the Kiev office of Russian news agency RIA Novosti today. The SBU and prosecutors had uncovered the illegal activity of a Russian-controlled media chain in Ukraine. "We also call on Ukrainian authorities to stop harassing and obstructing Russian media operating in Ukraine". Russia Foreign Ministry has sent notes of protest to Ukraine over the situation with journalists, Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin said.
Putin's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said on May 16 that "Russia categorically rejects such treatment of its citizens, especially if they work for media outlets and if their freedom is limited and severe accusations are brought for reasons of their professional activity".
Up to 15 journalists work for RIA Novosti in Ukraine, some of whom transmit information to its headquarters in Moscow while others, led by Vyshynsky, are in charge of the ria.com.ua website for the Ukrainian audience.
At the same time, Margarita Simonyan, the editor-in-chief of the Sputnik news agency, has stated that she thought what was happening in Ukraine was Kiev's "revenge" for the recently opened Crimea Bridge.
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