Oppositionist Navalny was transferred to a strict regime colony
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was transferred to a strict regime colony. This is due to the fact that the verdict in the criminal case of “fraud” has come into force. action in the “fraud” case.
This was announced by his press secretary Kira Yarmysh on Twitter.
“Aleksey Navalny was taken from VK-2. The lawyer who came to him was kept at the checkpoint until 2 p.m., and then they said: “There is no such convict.” We don’t know where Aleksey is now and what colony he is being taken to,” she wrote.
According to her, neither lawyers nor Navalny’s relatives transfer was not reported.
“Neither the lawyers nor the relatives of Alexei were, of course, informed in advance about his transfer. According to rumors, they were going to transfer him to the strict regime colony VK-6 “Melekhovo”, but is he really being taken there and when they bring it, it’s impossible to find out yet,” she says.
Yarmysh added that the defense will visit Navalny in a new place of serving punishment as soon as he finds out where he is.
“The problem with being transferred to another colony is not only that a maximum security colony is much worse. All the while, until we know where Alexey is, he remains face to face with a system that has already tried to kill him. Therefore, now the main task is to find her as quickly as possible,” she said.
Recall that on March 22, the Lefortovo Court of Moscow sentence Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny to 9 years in a strict regime colony .