During Uvda, an Israeli investigative television program, the journalist Illana Dayan run an investigation on PM Netanyahu. In a letter Netanyahu criticized Dayan for being one of the leaders of the orchestrated assault against him and that her show is an example of why a reform is needed in Israel’s media. Many journalists and politicians criticized the remarks saying to replace him to save democracy in Israel and that if Netanyahu didn’t want journalists to investigate him, he should have chosen another job.
Journalist from Ukraine’s Ukrinform News Agency Roman Sushchenko, who has been arrested in Moscow, was left without food and water on the first day of his detention, and he has lost about six kilograms while in custody, according to Russia’s Novaya Gazeta, Sushchenko told them he had lost about six kilograms. In Lefortovo, Sushchenko got his personal belongings back, but he had to return the borrowed clothes, thus he has no second pair of clothes now, his Russian colleagues wrote.