Ombudsman Office received one appeal on arrest


Within the last two weeks, DPR Ombudsman Office received one complaint on the arrest of a DPR supporter by the Ukrainian side.

In April 2017 a man born in 1986 was arrested in Artyomovsk. Now he is being held in Artyomovsk remand prison.

This week the Ombudsman’s Office in the Donetsk People’s Republic didn’t receive any appeals on missing persons.

As of 18.05.2018, 290 persons are held by the Ukrainian side, including 85 of those whose presence on the territory of Ukraine had been confirmed and 205 persons whose whereabouts are unknown or are being clarified by the Ukrainian side.

As of 18 May 2018, 452 persons are considered missing. There is a possibility that they are held in Ukrainian captivity.