Commissioner for human rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova repeatedly appealed to the Prosecutor General on the issue of procedures for confirming the Ukrainian citizenship in Russian jail Oleg Sentsov and Alexander Kolchenko.
"in June 2014 while visiting in Moscow prison defendant O. G. Sentsov, registered in Simferopol, authorized received from him a message With a request to assist in confirmation of his Ukrainian citizenship. With a similar request was made by defendant and A. A. Kolchenko", - is informed in the report of the Commissioner for 2014, published on the Internet representation " ".
The only documents proving their identity at the time of detention until the present time, are of a passport of Ukraine