Verkhovna Rada adopts an appeal on political repressions of Ukrainian citizens by Russia

Thu, 01/03/2018 - 11:30

The Ukrainian Parliament passed a draft resolution in the first and final readings to parliaments of foreign states and parliamentary assemblies of international organizations against political repressions of Ukrainian citizens by the Russian Federation due to “Russia's ongoing armed aggression against Ukraine”. MPs urged the Russian Federation to immediately release Ukrainians who are political prisoners held in captivity by Russian authorities. 

People’s deputies backed resolution No. 8064 by 241 votes.