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Detained Ukrainian sailors taken to Moscow prisons: Report


Devdiscourse News Desk Moscow
Updated: 30-11-2018 19:54 IST
Detained Ukrainian sailors taken to Moscow prisons: Report

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Russia has transported 24 Ukrainian sailors captured off the coast of Crimea at the weekend to prison facilities in Moscow, Russian channel TV Rain reported on Friday.

Twenty-one of the men are being held in the Lefortovo remand prison in Moscow and three who were wounded during their capture are in a hospital wing of a jail, the channel reported, citing a public body that monitors prisons.

(With inputs from agencies.)

COUNTRY : Russian FederationUkraine