The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is concerned about the deterioration in the health of the detained in Crimea on far-fetched accusations of separatism Ukrainian journalist Mykola Semena. In Ukraine they are confident that this is one more evidence of the practice of torture during the investigation by the Russian law-enforcement authorities. The statement of the ministry says.
"Ukrainian side is particulary concerned by the fact of the deterioration in the health of Mykola Semena, what is one more evidence of the practice of tortures and other illegal methods, constant for Russian competent authorities during conducting of investigative actions", − Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.
The Ministry demands from the Russian Federation as from the occupant state to stop the persecution of Semena and to release him immediately.
MFA also outraged by numerous facts of disappearance of Ukrainian citizens on the territory of annexed by Russia Crimea.