Comment of the EU Delegation on the meeting between Ambassadors Tombinski and Weil and Minister of Interior Avakov (24/05/2016)

EU Ambassador Jan Tombinski and German Ambassador Christof Weil met with Minister of Interior Avakov on 24 May and conveyed the following messages:

First, they urged UA law enforcement authorities to undertake necessary steps to ensure that all personal data of journalists published on the website "Myrotvorets" is withdrawn and take measures that this content is no longer published.
Secondly, they demanded the UA authorities to provide the necessary protection to all journalists who are exposed on this list, in particular since a number of them have already received threats. 
Thirdly, they urged UA law enforcement to conduct proper investigations.