The Ministry of justice will return to Ukraine who was convicted in Russia of the political prisoner Valentina Vygovskogo

Минюст будет возвращать в Украину осужденного в России политзаключенного Валентина Выгивского

The Ministry of justice decided to return to Ukraine who was convicted in Russia of the political prisoner Valentina Vygovskogo. About it reports a press-service of the Ministry.

It is reported that a decision on further punishment in Ukraine adopted on the basis of the Convention on the transfer of sentenced persons of 1983.

“At present, relevant documents are already sent 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”, – is told in the message.

After receiving the copy of definition of court the Ministry of justice submitted to the Russian Federation information about the decision along with a copy of the court ruling. Then with the consent of all parties must be the transfer of the prisoner.

It should be noted that these actions of the Ministry of justice became possible after April 4, the Ministry of justice received a petition from Peter Vygovskogo with a request to solve the issue of transfer from the Russian Federation to Ukraine his son, Valentine, whom the Russian judicial system has appointed guilty of “espionage”.

Valentin Vygovskiy is situated in Kirovo-Chepetsk, Kirov region. It in December 2015, the Russian court sentenced him to 11 years in prison for espionage. Vygovski was detained in the Crimea. He was accused of using the Internet, he allegedly hired staff of the Russian military-industrial complex, to those gathered for the Ukrainian secret intelligence data. The press service of the FSB of Russia reported that Valentine Vygovskogo detained during transfer of money to the citizen of Russia for the extracted materials.