Have a wrongfully convicted in the Crimea Ukrainian Vladimir Baloga who is on hunger strike since mid-March, severe pain in the liver; necessary medical assistance is granted. As reported by “Crimean human rights group”, citing his lawyer.
“Vladimir had an attack of severe pain in the liver, he continues to lose weight. Now the Ukrainian is in a cell with constant video surveillance. Baluch believes that the camera angle gets even a toilet”, – stated in the message.
On 1 September Deputy Chairman of the Majlis of the Crimean Tatar people Ahtem Chiygoz said that Baloch a very bad feeling.
As of September 5 Baluch fast 171 days. During the hunger strike he lost 30 pounds.
Recall, July 5, Razdolnensky district court in Crimea has sentenced the Ukrainian political prisoner Vladimir Baloga to 5 years in a General regime colony and a fine of 10 thousand rubles. (about 4 thousand UAH) on charges of alleged illegal possession of ammunition.
Human rights activists believe that his repression of Pro-Ukrainian position, in particular for the Ukrainian flag, which was hung in his backyard.
In protest, Baluch announced an indefinite hunger strike.