The Federal service of execution of punishments of the Russian Federation has denied the information about possible force-feeding of Ukrainian political prisoner Oleg Sentsov. About it reported in a press-service of the Federal penitentiary service for the Yamal-Nenets district, Russian Federation.
“Distributed by one of the members of the PMC of Moscow information about the possible force-feeding of the convict Sentsov O. G. is untrue”, – stated in the message.
Since the beginning of the hunger strike for Sentsov have individual dynamic medical supervision and 24 may he was prescribed maintenance therapy. It is also reported that the deteriorating health condition of Sentsov not observed.
“Oleg Sentsov receives daily treatment and regularly taking nutritional blend. In case of deterioration of state of health Oleg Sentsov it will be immediately sent to the hospital of the public health system”, – added FSIN of the Russian Federation.
Earlier, the Secretary of the Public monitoring Commission of Moscow, Ivan Melnikov said that in the case of deterioration of health after the Federal penitentiary service of the Russian Federation applies the force-feeding.
We will remind, sentenced by a Russian court to 20 years of imprisonment for allegedly planning terrorist attacks in annexed Crimea, the Ukrainian Director Oleg Sentsov starves the 100th day. He went on hunger strike on 14 may this year.
Its main requirement for the Russian authorities to release 64 Ukrainian political prisoners being held in Russian prisons.
According to the latest information, Sentsov going through the 3rd crisis and his health is in critical condition. Earlier the lawyer Sentsov Dmitry Dinze said that he lost 30 lbs. Started having problems with heart, kidneys and liver.
According to the doctors, the 4th crisis, which is characterized by organ failure, can occur at any moment.
At the same time in Russia claim that Sentsov is awake, reads books, watches TV, etc.
On Tuesday, August 14, Sentsov was attended by Russian human rights activist Zoya Svetova. She said that Sentsov calls your status “predcitions”.