The head of the presidential administration of the Russian Federation Sergey Ivanov did not want to explain the sentence of Ukrainian Director Oleg Sentsova, about It, the official told reporters on Tuesday.
North-Caucasian district military court has pronounced a sentence to the Ukrainian Director Oleg Sentsov to 20 years in prison for organizing terrorist acts in the Crimea, the second defendant Alexander Kolchenko sentenced to 10 years of imprisonment. Their guilt, they do not recognize. Two other defendant in this case is Alex and He is Gennady Afanasiev already received 7 years of imprisonment.
"I don't know him, and the justice I never comment on," said Ivanov. However, he said that he had heard "about a sentence. "" we have tens of thousands of sentences per day, for this reason, do not follow it. Very important that I don't comment on the sentences. It is a matter for the court and justice is a separate branch of government, " he finished.
By assumption of the investigation, Sentsov created in Crimea terrorist Commonwealth, was a structural subdivision banned in Russia as extremist movement " Right sector ", for the release of the Peninsula from Russia. According to the SC, the defendants from April to may 2014 was set on fire in Simferopol offices of the public organization "Russian community of Crimea" and the local branch of the party " United Russia ". The defendants are also accused of seeking the organization's may 9 2014 the explosion of the monument to Lenin in Simferopol.