The Ukrainian journalists complained of problems with violations of freedom of speech

The specialist of fund of Democratic initiatives of Ilka Kucheriva declared that Ukrainian journalists among the main threats to freedom of speech called censorship from owners of mass media. About 78% of journalists declared that officials refuse to them providing socially important information and 42 percent faced a censorship of ready materials or prohibition on the publication. Only 7 percent of respondents answered that not faced violations of freedom of speech.