Kazakhstan journalist in Kiev on hunger strikeUncategorized October 25, 2017
Kiev Svyatoshinsky court arrested Kazakh journalist Ahmet the First 18 days, the protest went on hunger strike. It is reported Hromadske.ua.
The lawyer of the journalist Vladislav Gryshchenko noted that therefore his client should be in jail for another 15 days, with the already completed time there.
Protection will appeal against this decision.
“We believe that the judge had illegally brought to the case a certificate stating that Ahmed was denied refugee status. It was not notarized photocopy. How this help could get to the Prosecutor? The Prosecutor’s office is not a party in her immigration case. We will appeal, ” – said Grishchenko.
Ahmet after the court decision went on hunger strike.
The authorities of Kazakhstan accuses journalist article 177 of the Criminal code (fraud). Protection insists that Ahmed was already at home condemned under this article and repeated the punishment will be illegal.
The procedure for 18 days the authorities of Kazakhstan should request extradition.
On October 22 it was reportedthat Ahmet is in a pre-detention center in Vyshgorod, Kyiv region.