Ukraine's Sentsov to get Sakharov prize for Freedom of Thought during European Parliament session

17:00, 22 November 2019

Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov will hold a speech at the European Parliament next Tuesday. This is mentioned in the agenda of the plenary session. Sentsov will reach Strasbourg to get the Sakharov prize for Freedom of Thought.


He actually became the laureate last year, but could not get it because of imprisonment in Russia. The film maker's speech is slated for 12 a.m. Strasbourg time.