The seizing of an American reporter was only a matter of time, and the bespectacled and disheveled ostrovsky was a prime target.
Ponomaryov labeled Vice News journalist ostrovsky a spy, too.
Finally, on Thursday, ostrovsky was released, apparently in good health.
She accused ostrovsky of reporting in an “incorrect way,” but added he might be released shortly.
ostrovsky is one of several reporters who have been grabbed in recent days in Slovyansk.
ostrovsky's drama, "The Storm," here translated for the English reader, is a good instance of this truth.
The first few years ostrovsky attributed his failure to chance.
Several years before, ostrovsky had been deported for having given up the orthodox faith.
This ostrovsky is among the very best of Korolenko's heroes.
In the literary and dramatic world Tchaikovsky had two good friends—the dramatist ostrovsky and Sadovsky.