Poroshenko has promised to fight for Karpyuk and Cliche

Порошенко пообещал бороться за Карпюка и Клыха

Advocates Feygin, Polozov and Poroshenko

Ukrainians in Chechnya signed a statement of appeal against the verdict.

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko reacted to the verdict of the court of Chechnya Ukrainians Nikolay Karpyuk and Stanislav Klychu and assured, will continue to fight for their release. He stated this at a meeting with lawyers Hopes mark Feigin and Nicholas Polozova.

“They just punched these pseudoregular and even prison terms do not change…And for them we will fight. We will make every effort to ensure that they returned to Ukraine”, – quotes the President his press-service.

Poroshenko stressed that Ukraine considers Karpyuk and Cliche political prisoners, but the Minsk agreement, all prisoners should be released.

The President also stressed that lawyers can count on his full support in the release of illegally detained in Russian prisons Ukrainian citizens.

Note, after the verdict Karpyuk and Klyh, which Chechen court found guilty of participation in hostilities on the side of Chechen separatists in the 1990-ies, has signed the statement of appeal. correspondent “

“Mykola Karpyuk and Stanislav Klyh. Judge of the Supreme court of Chechnya Vakhit Ismailov was sentenced Karpyuk to 22,6 years imprisonment in a strict regime colony; Cliche to 20 years imprisonment. Both Ukrainians signed statement of appeal to the court”, – soobshil journalist of Radio Svoboda, Anton NumLock in Facebook.

We will remind, earlier the Ukrainian foreign Ministry called the trial of the Ukrainians shameful verdict.