The lawyer said, who could force Putin to release Sentsov

Putin listens to Erdogan, according to the lawyer Dmitry Dinze.

Lawyer detained in Russia Ukrainian Oleg Sentsov Dmitry Dinze said that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan may put pressure on Russian President Vladimir Putin on the issue of release of Ukrainian Director.

As transfers the Internet-edition about this Dinze said in a commentary .

“I know a man who in a certain way pushed or asked, and Putin would have accomplished. This is the Turkish President… Just listen to it, Vladimir Vladimirovich,” – said the lawyer.

Earlier, the leader of the Crimean Tatar people Mustafa Dzhemilev said that Turkey does not exclude that Ukrainian political prisoners Oleg Sentsov and Alexander Kolchenko may be exchanged at the instance of Deputy Chairman of the Majlis of the Crimean Tatar people Ilmi Umerov and Akhtem chigusa.

In addition, the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that he hoped for assistance of the President of Turkey in the liberation of the Ukrainian hostages from Russian captivity.

August 5, 2015 Severo-the Caucasian district military court in Rostov-on-don sentenced. to 20 years of strict regime.

Ukrainian were detained by Russian security officials in Crimea on 11 may 2014. He was accused of allegedly preparing terrorist attacks in the Peninsula during its occupation by Russia. Later Sentsov accused of possessing weapons and explosives.

Oleg Sentsov started a hunger strike on 14 may. He demands the release of all detained Ukrainian political prisoners (about 70 people).Ukrainian film Director refuses to stop the hunger strike, despite calls from the European court of human rights.