Former Czech senator from Civil Democrats Party Vlastimil Segnal went on a hunger strike in sign of solidarity with ex Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko.

According to Radio Prague, from April 29 V. Segnal drinks only water and is about draw more attention of Czech authorities to imprisonment of Yulia Tymoshenko and Ukrainian justice.

According to his opinion, President of Czech Republic Vaclav Klaus should pay a visit to Ukraine and discuss with his Ukrainian colleague Victor Yanukovych circumstances connected with imprisonment of Yu. Tymoshenko, who continues a hunger strike.

 According to the words of V. Segnal, when Yu. Tymoshenko will end hunger strike, he will end hunger strike too.