In connection with the refusal to transfer prisoners in Russia Oleg Sentsov and Oleksandr Kolchenko Ukraine, the head of the Ministry of justice of this state Pavel Petrenko told About the intention to initiate the expansion of personal punishment Against the relevant decision of the Russian bureaucrats.
"The return of children to Ukraine is a prerequisite for further dialogue. If the Russian side does not do so and continued abuse of political prisoners, I will initiate the extension of personal penalties Against relevant Russian bureaucrats ", - He wrote in his own Facebook.
He also said that " Russia has no place Among democratic countries in the parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe ". According to his statement, elaborated on the action plan for the release of Sentsov and Kolchenko that Petrenko will present later. Yesterday the Ministry of justice assured the refusal to give Ukraine prisoners Oleg Sentsov and Oleksandr Kolchenko due to the fact that they have Russian citizenship. On the last working day of the week Deputy Minister of justice of Ukraine Sergei Petukhov said that the Russian Federation refused to Kiev in the transfer of the convict in the Russian Federation Ukrainian Oleg Sentsov. In a public letter to them from the Ministry of justice of Russia stated that Sentsov has been granted Russian citizenship, for this reason his transfer is impossible. In may 2014 the FSB announced the arrest of members of a subversive group " Right sector* ", prepared terrorist acts in Yalta, Simferopol and Sevastopol. Among them were Ukrainian Director Oleg Sentsov. Against Sentsov and Gennady Afanasyeva, Alexei Chirniya, Oleksandr Kolchenko, was prosecuted in the UK under Part 2 of article 205 (terrorist act), Part 2 of article 205. 4 (Organization of the terrorist brotherhood and participation), Part 3 of article 222 (illegal arms trafficking) of the criminal code. In the last month of summer last year Severo-the Caucasian district military court has recognized Sentsov guilty to preparing terrorist acts in Crimea, and sentenced him to 20 years punishment. Kolchenko received 10 years sentence. Chirny and Afanasyev had received 7 years in prison. In addition, on the last working day of the week it was announced that fresh additional punishment of Ukraine Against physical and legal entities of Russia will enter into force on 31 October. The Verkhovna Rada has published the sanctions list of Russian bureaucrats and factories.
* Organization, regarding which the court accepted entered into legal force of the conclusion About destruction or prohibition of activity on the grounds stipulated by the Federal law "On countering extremist activity"