The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko welcomes the European Parliament resolution condemning the sentences in the Russian Federation as well as among them on a number of Ukrainian Residents.
the MPs of the European Parliament urged the European institutions to make a "black list" of officials in Russia, which the EU considers responsible for the circumstances Estonian counterintelligence Aston Kohora, Ukrainian film Director Oleh Sentsov, civic activist Oleksandr Kolchenko and Ukrainian girl Nadezhda Savchenko. The story is about a ban on entering the EU and the freezing of assets on its territory, if any.
"I welcome the adoption by the European Parliament decision on the need bestlocation the release of Ukrainian prisoners, detained in Russia. For example, Oleg Sentsov and Alexander Kolchenko. Alternatives to release them - no ", - wrote Poroshenko on his page on Wednesday.
An Estonian citizen Aston cover was convicted in the Russian Federation to fifteen years imprisonment for espionage. Citizens of Ukraine Oleg Sentsov and Alexander Kolchenko were sentenced North-Caucasian district military court to 20 and 10 years in prison respectively for the organization of terrorist acts in the Crimea. Ukrainian girl Nadezhda Savchenko, accused of belonging to the death of Russian correspondents in the Donbass.