Valeria Lutkovska, the Commissioner for Human Rights of Ukraine appealed to Tatiana Moskalkova, the Russian ombudswoman due to the deterioration of health of Oleksandr Kolchenko, the Ukrainian political prisoner detained at the penal establishment in Chelyabinsk region, Russia. It is reported at the website of Lutkovska.
'I ask you to report on the name of the medical center where Oleksandr Kolchenko was hospitalized, provide the current information on the state of his health, provide him with the qualified medical service and report on the reasons that led to the deterioration of health of the detained the deterioration of health', she wrote.
The mother of Kolchenko claimed after the visit of her son that he lost a lot of weight, he weighs 62 kilograms while his height is 192 centimeters. The lost of weight was the reason for the hospitalization of Kolchenko.
The North-Caucasian District Military Court of Rostov-on-Don sentenced Kolchenko for 10 years of imprisonment in August 2015. He was accused of preparation of the terrorist actions in Crimea.