Ukrainian man illegally held in occupied Donbas "in critical condition" – Ombudsperson He has dramatically lost weight amid cancer suspicion, while his family were not allowed to hand over any medications.
23:15, 29 July 2020
Coronavirus lockdowns leave 46 surrogacy infants stranded in Kyiv hotel Intended parents – all foreign nationals – are unable to pick up their babies due to the latest travel restrictions.
10:00, 14 May 2020
Ukraine's ombudsperson: Ukrainian political prisoner in Russia may have contracted COVID-19 The detention center's administration has not yet provided Buhaichuk with proper medical assistance.
18:30, 12 May 2020
Ukraine taking back nine citizens from captivity in Russian-occupied part of Donetsk region (Photo) In total, 19 Ukrainians, who had been illegally held by Russian-controlled forces in the self-proclaimed "DPR"/"LPR" will be returning today.
12:00, 16 April 2020
Ukraine's ombudsperson: 36,000 Ukrainian children recognized victims of armed conflict Almost 25,000 children live and study in the "gray" zone.
15:00, 26 November 2019
Ukrainian activist Mazur detained in Poland at Russia's request – Ukraine's ombudsperson Mazur is also an employee of the Secretariat of the Verkhovna Rada Commissioner for Human Rights.
19:53, 09 November 2019
Ukrainian ombudsperson names conditions set before latest prisoner swap According to Denisova, this is about pardon and personal recognizance.
14:00, 10 September 2019
Another prisoner swap may take place this year – Ukrainian ombudsperson According to Denisova, there are prospects for a another exchange of held persons.
13:20, 10 September 2019
"There may be sanctions": Russia did not comply with all conditions set by ITLOS in Kerch Strait attack probe At the same time, the Kremlin was attempting to portray the release of Ukrainian POW sailors as a gesture independent of the award of the International Tribunal.
11:20, 10 September 2019
Presidential decrees pardoning convicts from swap list "classified", not to be published – Ombudsperson On September 7, Ukraine and Russia exchanged prisoners in the "35 for 35" format.
10:40, 10 September 2019
Moskalkova said that there is no decision on the release of Ukrainian sailors yet – Russian media Earlier, Denisova said that an agreement on the return of captive sailors captured by Russia to Ukraine has been reached and the latest documents are being processed.
21:50, 24 July 2019
Russia-backed forces hand over to Ukraine another 64 convicts The transfer was carried out near the town of Shchastia, directly on the contact line.
19:50, 24 July 2019
Ukraine, Russia ombudswomen discuss independent medicals for Ukrainian political prisoners Discrepancies in medical records cause issues, Denisova notes.
16:50, 15 July 2019
Ukraine's court rules e-declaration of assets by anti-graft activists not constitutional Denisova says anti-corruption restrictions should be imposed on officials only.
23:25, 06 June 2019
Four guards injured in Ukraine prison violence apparently sparked by searches – media Nobody was killed but four guards were treated for injuries.
17:59, 27 May 2019
Russia frees two Ukrainian fishermen held for months after incident off Crimea coast – media An official with the Russia-backed government in Crimea confirmed to the Russia news agency TASS that the fishermen had been released.
14:19, 08 May 2019
Ukrainian ombudsperson off to Russia to attend court hearings in POW sailors' case She also intends to meet the FSB chief.
13:40, 14 April 2019
Ukraine Ombudsperson at UN: Ukrainian political prisoners Bekirov and Hryb in critical condition The Ukrainian authorities have no access to Russian-occupied Crimea and part of Donbas to monitor how citizens' rights have been observed in the five past years.
09:49, 01 March 2019
Ukraine Ombudsperson meets Russian counterpart, stresses need for immediate hospital treatment for three wounded Ukrainian POW sailors She noted that the captives needed actual treatment, not superficial examinations.
09:00, 22 February 2019