Kiev wants to return convicted in Russian Vygovsky

Киев хочет вернуть осужденного в РФ Выговского

Valentin Vygovskyy

Documents already submitted in Darnitskiy district court of Kyiv.

The Ministry of justice wants to take convicted by a Russian court’s Vyhovsky in Ukraine for further punishment. This decision was made on the basis of the Convention on the transfer of sentenced persons of 1983, the press service of the Ukrainian Ministry on Saturday, December 31.

“Relevant documents already submitted in Darnitskiy district court of Kyiv with a request for enforcement of sentence of court of the Russian Federation, which condemned Valentine Vygovsky, in accordance with the legislation of Ukraine”, – said the Agency.

After receiving the copy of the court order will direct the Ministry of justice of the Russian Federation information about the decision. After, with the consent of all parties, will transfer the prisoner.

The Ministry recalled that on April 4 the Ministry of justice received a petition from Peter Vygovsky with a request to solve the issue of transfer from Russia to Ukraine his son Valentine.

Note, 15 Dec 2015 Moscow regional court sentenced Vygovsky to 11 years in prison on charges of espionage.