October District Court of Krasnodar, Russian extended the arrest of Pavlo Gryb, the citizen of Ukraine illegally detained by the Russian special services in Belarus until March 4, 2018 as Ihor Gryb the father of Gryb reported to Hromadske.
'They extended the arrest for two months. They did not accept any arguments', Ihor Gryb said.
As it was reported earlier, 19-years old Pavlo Gryb got lost in Belarus on August 24. The young man was later found at a prison in Krasnodar, Russia. He told a Russian lawyer that he had been kidnapped in Belarus and brought to Russia, where he is accused preparing a terrorist attack on a Russian school. The Ukrainian's lawyer said that Gryb was arrested in Russia in absentia.
Earlier the ECHR demanded from Russia the statement on Pavlo Gryb's health. Also, he offered to send his doctors to the pretrial detention center and the Ukrainian side sent the doctors to him on October 11 without waiting for a permission of Russia. However, the Russian side did not let them see Gryb.
Ihor Gryb, the father of Pavlo claimed that his son has no access to the drugs he bought for his own money; the court would not let him use them.
Moreover, Olha Gryb, the sister of Pavlo wrote an open letter to the Council of Europe.