The editor-in-chief of the Ukrainian edition «Strenia» made bail

© Photo : RIA Novosti/Evgeny Categorization Ukrainian the Internet-editions Stranaya Igor Guzhva. Archive photoThe editor-in-chief of the Ukrainian edition «Strenia» made bail© Photo : RIA Novosti/Evgeny Kotenko

The arrested chief editor of the Ukrainian Internet-editions «Strenia» of the Igor Guzhva made bail, said the lawyer Olena Lukash.

On Saturday, the Kyiv court arrested Guzhva with the possibility of bail in 544 thousand UAH (about 21 thousand dollars).

«The Deposit of the Igor Guzhva made by Svetlana Kryukova. Igor was taken to Lukyanivka prison. Taken, knowing about the Deposit… we should Wait for confirmation of the exchequer, and soon Igor will be free,» wrote Lucas on his page in Facebook.

Last week Guzhva was detained in Kiev on suspicion that extorted money from the Deputy of the Radical party Dmitry Linko. According to police, the journalist demanded 20 thousand dollars and got half of them for placement of incriminating material on politics, the Prosecutor General announced the availability of video and audiocasettes. Guzhva said the case of a planned provocation.