Russia hides true data on state of Ukrainian political prisoners, - Denisova

Source : 112 Ukraine

Ombudswoman claimed that its citizens are hidden from Ukraine
16:18, 29 June 2018

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Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Lyudmyla Denisova claimed that the Russian Federation hides the true on the state of the Ukrainian political prisoners detained there, including Sentsov.

"I note that Russia hides the real state of health of the detained Ukrainians. There is no access to them for the independent humanitarian organizations and Red Cross. We do not know the truth about the state of their health. The contradictory statement on the health of Sentsov makes think that he can be fed forcibly, given mix made of the unknown components. We do not know about its influence on the health and psyche. Exactly because of this, I insisted on the access to Sentsov to personally see his health state and medical service he is provided with. Its citizens are hidden from Ukraine," she claimed as 112 Ukraine reported.

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Russian and Ukrainian ombudswomen came to the region where Sentsov's colony is situated on June 28. Denisova arrived earlier than Moskalkova, however, she was not allowed to visit Sentsov.

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Later Moskalkova claimed that she met the Ukrainian political prisoner and her visit lasted about an hour. According to her, Sentsov's state is satisfactory, but there are still concerns due to the hunger strike.

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