Russia To Seek Yaroshenko's US Prison Transfer If Medical Care Improves - Omsbudswoman
UNITED NATIONS (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th April, 2019) Russia will request that jailed Russian pilot Konstantin Yaroshenko be transferred to another US prison once Moscow can confirm that the facility will provide him with adequate medical services, Russian High Commissioner for Human Rights Tatiana Moskalkova told reporters on Tuesday.
Russia will request Yaroshenko's transfer after clarifying "whether the information that at another facility, the medical care that would be provided to Yaroshenko, is reliable," Moskalkova said. "If this information is confirmed, I would address his transfer.
Antonov noted that Yaroshenko has complained of the "very poor" conditions in the US prison where he is currently serving his sentence.