The factor of political prisoners in Russia uses dirty political games, said the extra fractional people’s Deputy, member of Ukrainian Union ”Svoboda» Andrey Ilyenko edition of ”Facts.”
He commented on the efforts of Ukraine to release from a Russian prison Ukrainian political prisoners Mykola Karpiuk and Stanislaus Cliche.
«Unfortunately, while these people are illegal, unjust captivity, we cannot say that we do everything. We must do more – we are, in fact, differs from Russia, which casts their people, sacrificing them as it pleases», – said the politician.
The MP added that «the Ukrainians, the Europeans, as a civilized country, certainly, needs to protect her, and fight for everyone who is there now.»
«But at the same time we understand that one of our desires is not enough, because it is a very difficult process. It is clear that we must act as much as possible, using all platforms for the release of Mykola Karpyuk and Stanislaus Cliche. And all the Ukrainians, who for some reason go to the territory of Russia, to explain the possible consequences of such visits,» said Ilyenko.
He stressed that the trip to Russia is dangerous for Ukrainians.
«You can join the ranks of the political prisoners who are there for unfair accusations. And we understand that then this factor Russia is trying to use the most in their dirty political games”, – said Andrey Ilyenko.
One of the leaders of UNA-UNSO and the Deputy leader of the party «Right sector» Karpyuk was arrested in March 2014 in the Bryansk region of Russia. According to him, he went to Russia for a meeting with the entourage of Vladimir Putin, ostensibly to discuss the possibility of failure in the Crimea illegitimate referendum. Klich was arrested in August 2014 in the Russian city of Orel, where he came to visit a friend.
The indictment States that the Karpuk led the squad «Viking», who fought against the Russian army in Chechnya. Supposedly his subordinate Klich 22 years ago he personally killed four Russian soldiers and former Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk, the former squad, shooting at the Russians from a Kalashnikov assault rifle about ten times.
Both Ukrainian all allegations are categorically denied. According to them, they have never been in Chechnya and did not participate in the fighting. Lawyers Klich has repeatedly said that his mental state is unstable due to the torture which was applied to him during interrogation.
The Deputy Ilyenko: We must fight for everyone who is in Russia 17.07.2017