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European Parliament calls on Russia to release Ukrainian political prisoners and eco-activists
The European Parliament has adopted a resolution calling on Russia to release Ukrainian citizens illegally sentenced and held in Russian prisons. 458 MPs voted in favor, 80 against, 89 abstained, Ukrainian MP Iryna Gerashchenko reported from the European Parliament, where a Ukrainian delegation involving former President Poroshenko was present. The MPs condemned Russia’s violations of …