Transfer of the first group Ukrainian condemned persons from uncontrollable to the Government of Ukraine territory of Donetsk Region was carried out

08/07/2015 14:00

Today, on July 8, transfer of the first nine Ukrainian condemned persons from ucontrollable to the Government of Ukraine territory of Donetsk Region was carried out.

Transfer of the condemned persons was carried out at the initiative of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska with the assistance of the Representative of the Commissioner for realization of the national preventive mechanism Mr. Yuriy Bielousov, the Representative of the Commissioner for public relations Mr. Mykhailo Chaplyga and the executive director of UMOHR Association Mr. Vadim Pivovarov.

"Thanks to persistence of the Ombudsman it was succeeded to organize transfer of the first group of our condemned persons from the uncontrollable territory! Many thanks to the UN monitoring mission, the leadership of Security Service of Ukraine and State penitentiary service of Ukraine", – the Representative of the Ombudsman Mr.Yuriy Bielousov informed, having thanked for assistance also the leadership of the Anti-terrorist center and department of the State penitentiary service of Ukraine in Donetsk Region.

In more detail concerning transfer of nine Ukrainian condemned persons from uncontrollable to the Government of Ukraine territory of Donetsk Region it will be informed tomorrow, on July 9, after completion of all necessary procedures for transfer of the condemned persons.