Four police officers got injured in the fire in the South penal colony of general regime No. 51 located in Odesa.
The chief of Russian Labytnangi-based correctional facility, where Crimea-born Ukrainian political prisoner Oleh Sentsov is held, gave Verkhovna Rada Commissioner for Human Rights Liudmyla Denisova no consent to visit the filmmaker on June 15.
Ukrainian political prisoner who is illegally detained in Russia, Stanislav Klykh was returned to the colony in Verkhneuralsk, Russia.
Ukrainian director, political prisoner Oleh Sentsov, who, according to the most recently confirmed official information, was in the colony of Yakutsk, could have been transferred to a high-security prison in the city of Irkutsk, Russia.
Mykola Karpiuk, who has been held hostage by the Kremlin due to fake accusation, was convoyed from the detention center in Grozny, Chechnya, to Vladimir Central Prison.
Former Head of the Kachanivska female penal colony No.54 Ivan Pervushkin shot himself dead. Former Ukrainian Prime Minister, leader of Batkivshchyna Party and people’s deputy Yulia Tymoshenko served her sentence in this colony.
Ukrainian national Hennadii Afanasiev, who has been recently wrongfully convicted in Russia, had a bunk deliberately dropped on him in jail.
The Kominternivskyi district court of Kharkiv has sentenced two former employees of the Kachanivska penal colony No. 54 (Kharkiv) to three years in prison for inflicting injuries on Yuliia Tymoshenko, the former prime minister, leader of the All-Ukrainian Union Batkivshchyna, back in 2012.
60 armed men in masks and camouflage uniforms stall ammunition and weapons from the penal colony#22 warehouse yesterday Nov. 27 in Komisarivka village of the Perevalsk district.
Head of the State Penitentiary Service Serhii Starenkyi said that during the shelling of penal colony # 28 in Torez of the Donetsk region two people were injured.
Female members of the opposition visited Kachanovskaia colony to investigate the conditions in which the prisoners are held.