Sessions are held in three different rooms simultaneously; four convicts are present on the dock at a time. Sailors were distributed into six groups, four people in each.
21 Ukrainian sailors were delivered to Lefortovo remand center in Moscow, three others are in the hospital of Matrosskaya Tishina prison, also in the Russian capital. On December 3, the Russian prosecutors officially accused Ukrainian sailors with the 'illegal crossing of the state border' during the attack in the Kerch Strait.
As it was reported, Russian Security Service asked to hold a hearing on the case of the Ukrainian POWs in camera.