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Another three Ukrainian political prisoners allegedly transferred to Moscow's Lefortovo detention centerFood parcels addressed to Roman Sushchenko, Yevhen Panov, and Oleksiy Syzonovych were accepted in Lefortovo.
19:10, 21 August 2019
His relocation violates the Geneva Convention.
16:55, 26 March 2019
The Kremlin's hostages, Sushchenko and Balukh, mark their birthday today, February 8.
12:00, 08 February 2019
There is no official confirmation from the Russian authorities and Balukh's lawyers yet.
10:16, 19 October 2018
There is no official confirmation from the Russian authorities yet
09:38, 18 October 2018
Balukh also asked to fulfill his "last will."
16:04, 09 October 2018
Ukraine's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that evidence of the attack on Balukh would be transferred to courts.
21:54, 17 September 2018
Balukh's lawyer immediately contacted the duty officer at the SIZO who asserted that there had been no incidents at all.
12:45, 17 September 2018
He is also facing imprisonment in a solitary confinement cell.
18:40, 02 September 2018
Russia should also give details about the medical assistance provided to the prisoners.
01:57, 24 August 2018
UK's Minister for Europe calls for immediate release of Ukrainian political prisoners held by RussiaSentsov and Balukh are on hunger strike to demand the Russian authorities release all Ukrainian political prisoners.
21:20, 21 August 2018
Balukh should be transferred to a cell for two persons.
10:16, 20 July 2018
"Condition remains extremely difficult": Chiygoz on Balukh's hunger strike in occupied Crimea prisonIn a Simferopol-based penitentiary, a Ukrainian activist is held in a cell with another dozen of prisoners.
09:20, 13 July 2018
The Crimean court on July 5 sentenced Ukrainian political prisoner Volodymyr Balukh to an extra five-year term.
00:30, 06 July 2018
Balukh, who is already serving a prison sentence in another politically charged criminal case, is also to pay a RUB 10,000 fine.
13:00, 05 July 2018
Ukrainian political prisoner faces extra 4-year sentence on 106th day of hunger strike in occupied CrimeaBalukh, 47, has been on hunger strike since March 19, 2018.
22:30, 02 July 2018
Court hearings on Balukh's parole were rescheduled for July 5.
22:21, 25 June 2018
The Ukrainian Ombudsperson is not allowed to visit Ukrainian political prisoners in Russia.
18:58, 25 June 2018
On June 22, Balukh wrote a letter to the Ukrainian president, expressing the hope that the civilized world would take into account the "bitter experience of history" and stop Russia's aggression.
11:20, 25 June 2018
Oleh Sensov, Oleksandr Kolchenko, Oleksandr Shumkov and Volodymyr Balukh are now on hunger strike in Russia or Russian-occupied territory.
17:59, 03 June 2018