At the conference, issues of unlawful methods of inquiry used by the Ukrainian side against DPR supporters, held in penitentiary institutions and other detention facilities in Ukraine, were discussed. Summary of speech given by DPR Ombudsman Daria Morozova: - Detention of peaceful citizens in the territory of Ukraine is a common practice, which demonstrates indiscriminate [...]
On January 22, press-conference took place with participation of the Human Rights Ombudsman in the Donetsk People’s Republic and persons released from Ukrainian captivity – Ivan Khachik, Andrey Dementiev and Eugene Volkov. As reported by a correspondent of the DPR official website, issues of unlawful methods of interrogation and detention conditions were discussed.
The second round of the prisoner exchange between Kiev and Donbass is scheduled for February. The exact date and lists may be confirmed at the Minsk meeting that will take place in the end of this month. The first exchange under the “all for all” formula took place on December 27. Then, Kiev released two [...]
DPR supporters released at the end of 2017 had been subjected to severe torture and had often been held together with criminal prisoners in penitentiary institutions. Today, at a press-centre of Donetsk News Agency, former captives shared their stories. Yevgeny Volkov – a former officer of Ukrainian Army. He is one of those who refused [...]