Sentsov will not write a petition for pardon, human rights defenders

Сенцов не будет писать ходатайство о помиловании, – правозащитники

Ukrainian political prisoner Oleg Sentsov will not ask Russia for clemency. About this on his page in the Telegram was written by the head of the international human rights organization “Agora”, which protects lawyers Ukrainian Director in Russian and international courts, Pavel Chikov.

“He’s all about pardon (perhaps without admission of guilt). Mode can not bend and not break. But there will be Oleg to write any petitions, it’s obvious,” wrote Chikov.

Earlier, the Directorate for ensuring citizens ‘ constitutional rights during the administration of President of the Russian Federation sent a reply to the mother of Oleg Sentsov, which States that to start the procedure of pardon Sentsov must appeal to Vladimir Putin with the request. Thus, in the AP of the Russian Federation noted that the final decision on clemency is made by the President of Russia. At the same time Vice-speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Irina Gerashchenko noted that the release of Oleg Sentsov his personal petition for pardon is not a prerequisite.

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 hunger strike for 94 days. He went on hunger strike on 14 may this year.

Its main requirement for the Russian authorities to release 64 Ukrainian political prisoners 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, reading books, watching TV and so on.

On Tuesday, August 14, Sentsov was attended by Russian human rights activist Zoya Svetova. She said that Sentsov calls your status “predcitions”.

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