4 convicted in Ukraine Russians asked Russia to exchange them for prisoners in the Russian Ukrainians. This was announced by the Parliament Commissioner for human rights Lyudmila Denisova on his page in social network Facebook.
Appeals were received from citizens of Russia Anatoly Busygin, Alexey Shibaeva, Sergey Yegorov (Mariupol detention center) and Basil Kusakina (SE “Dnieper institution of corrections No. 4”).
Already fifteen Russians who are in places of deprivation of freedom in Ukraine, appealed to Russian President Vladimir Putin with a request to exchange them for Ukrainian prisoners.
Today Irina Gerashchenko said that the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko is ready to pardon the Russians who have been held in Ukraine in exchange for Ukrainian prisoners in the Russian Federation.