President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe Jan Claude Mignon does not understand and does not apprehend the way in which ex Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko was convicted.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, he said this at the news conference in Strasbourg today.

“I respect Ukraine, but I can not understand and apprehend the way in which Yulia Tymoshenko was convicted”, - he said.