Ukrainian Sterlikova six months locked in solitary confinement in a Russian prison

Украинца Штыбликова на полгода закрыли в одиночной камере в российской колонии

In the Russian Omsk Ukrainian political prisoner Zmitser Sterlikova was transferred to solitary confinement for six months and forbidden to work. This is reported by “Krym.Realities” with reference to the prisoner’s brother Alexei Sterlikova.

“While health is more or less. And now he is kept in a separate block, not in a common cell. It’s kind of specodezhda, his six months to shut down. Do not give to work or to chat with anyone. In a separate chamber. He does not know what is the reason, no one explains. I understand that they have a common practice for newcomers – is that it”, – said the brother of the prisoner.

We will remind, in November 2016 at the FSB, said that was detained in the annexed Sevastopol, “Ukrainian saboteurs” who allegedly planned acts of sabotage on strategic facilities in the Crimea. The FSB claimed that the detainees are members of the “terrorist group of the Main intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine”. The defense Ministry denied this information. It later emerged that the detained Alexey Bessarabov, Dmitri Shtyblikov, Vladimir Dudka. Bessarabov and Shtyblikov analysts, former employees of the closed in 2014 centre for the promotion of the study of geopolitical problems and Euroatlantic cooperation of the black sea region “NOMOS”.

The Sevastopol city court of 16 November 2017 sentenced Dmitry Sterlikova to 5 years of strict regime colony and a fine of 200 thousand rubles (95 thousand UAH).

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