Mejlis Deputy Chairman Umerov released from mental hospital
Дата: 07.09.2016 13:25
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry believes that after Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Ilmi Umerov was freed from a mental hospital in Simferopol, all illegal charges against him should be dropped.
UK calls for release of prominent Crimean Tatar
Дата: 01.09.2016 10:45
The United Kingdom calls on Russia to respect international standards of human rights and to immediately release Ilmi Umerov, who is forcibly held in a psychiatric hospital in the annexed Crimea.
Russian court extends house arrest of Ukrainian library director
Дата: 26.08.2016 17:25
A court in Moscow has prolonged the house arrest of Natalya Sharina, the director of the Ukrainian Literature Library, who is facing charges of extremism and embezzlement. The court ruled on August 26 that Sharina's house arrest would be prolonged until October 28, Radio Liberty said.
Pro-Ukrainian activist in Russia refused early release
Дата: 11.08.2016 13:25
A court in Russia has refused to grant early release on parole to a Russian activist in the southern region of Krasnodar who was jailed on charges of propagating extremism and separatism via the Internet, Radio Liberty reported.
Russian human rights activists recognize four Crimean Tatars as political prisoners
Дата: 19.07.2016 11:55
The "Memorial" Russian human rights center has recognized the Crimean Muslims, who are accused of terrorism by the Russian authorities, as the political prisoners.
President congratulates political prisoner Sentsov on his birthday
Дата: 13.07.2016 13:25
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has congratulated Ukrainian filmmaker, political prisoner Oleg Sentsov, who is now imprisoned in Russia, on his 40th birthday. The President wrote this on his Facebook page.
Ukrainian Justice Ministry sends request to Russia for Karpyuk’s return
Дата: 16.06.2016 13:55
The Ukrainian Justice Ministry has sent a request to to Russia to transfer Ukrainian national Mykola Karpyuk, who remains illegally imprisoned in Russia to Ukraine, Deputy Justice Minister Serhiy Petukhov has said on Facebook.
Ukrainian says 'tortured' in Russia as Moscow, Kyiv exchange more prisoners
Дата: 15.06.2016 13:25
Two Ukrainians have lambasted Russia after being freed from jail there and flown home in the second high-profile prisoner exchange in weeks, with one saying he was tortured and another predicting the two countries would be "enemies" as long as Vladimir Putin is in the Kremlin, Radio Liberty reports.
Poroshenko: Aircraft with Afansyev, Soloshenko flies from Moscow to Kyiv
Дата: 14.06.2016 16:23
Ukrainians Hennadiy Afanasyev and Yuriy Soloshenko, who were convicted in Russia, are already on board the plane, which is headed for Kyiv, Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko has said.
Media: Russia court refuses review of sentences for Ukrainian citizens Kolchenko, Sentsov
Дата: 02.06.2016 10:55
The Supreme Court of the Russian Federation has refused the consideration of an appeal against the sentence passed upon Ukrainian citizens Oleh Sentsov and Oleksandr Kolchenko. Both men were convicted in Russia for preparing a terrorist attack in Crimea, Russian mass media have reported, with reference to court records.
Savchenko says could run for president if people want
Дата: 27.05.2016 14:50
Nadia Savchenko, the Ukrainian pilot recently freed from Russian jail after two years of captivity, said she is ready to run for president if that is what Ukrainians want.
Savchenko will work to return Ukrainian captives home
Дата: 25.05.2016 18:40
Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who has returned to her homeland today, has announced she will work to help every Ukrainian captive return home and to prevent casualties in eastern Ukraine; she said this during a press conference at the Presidential Administration, Ukrinform reports.
Poroshenko: We will return Donbas, Crimea the same way we returned Savchenko
Дата: 25.05.2016 17:50
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that Ukraine would return Crimea and Donbas the same way it returned Nadiya Savchenko home.
Steinmeier hopes Savchenko release to facilitate Minsk process
Дата: 25.05.2016 17:25
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier hopes that release of Ukrainian pilot, MP Nadiya Savchenko will provide the Minsk process with positive momentum; he said this after Savchenko had arrived in Ukraine, Ukrinform reports.
Presidential website publishes decree pardoning Russians swapped for Savchenko
Дата: 25.05.2016 17:05
The decree pardoning Russian intelligence officers Alexander Alexandrov and Yevgeny Yerofeyev was published on the official website of the Ukrainian president on Wednesday.