Russia refused Denisova in communication with Sentsov via video link

The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine once again appealed to Russia with a request to provide access to Ukrainian political prisoners.

The Russian government has refused the Commissioner of the Verkhovna Rada on human rights Lyudmila Denisova in the videoconference with Oleg Sentsov.

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Denisova stressed that the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine once again appealed to Russia with a request to provide her with access to the Ukrainian political prisoners – citizens of Ukraine being held in Russia and occupied Crimea.

“The information that comes on the status of Oleg Sentsov and Vladimir Baloga contradictory: they are starving, or, conversely, stopped the hunger strike, use formula and gaining weight. In a video call with Oleg refused. The photo does not give”, – she said.”The Russian side continuously tries to convince the world public that they were all right. However their lawyers say the opposite… I have to see Oleg Sentsov and Vladimir Baloga, who continue the hunger strike. Got to meet Alexander Kolchenko, Stanislav Klikom, Roman Sushchenko is… Demand from Russia to urgently provide me admission to the Ukrainian political prisoners!”, – said Denisov.