Member of the presidential Council on human rights (HRC) Igor Kalyapin, who along with his colleague Pavel Sicovam called for in the Karelian colony N7 opposition activist Ildar Dading, complained earlier beatings and torture by the employees of the FSIN, was made for the transfer of a prisoner to another colony. Earlier the same proposal was made by the Commissioner under the President of the Russian Federation for human rights Tatyana Moskalkova.
In conversation with journalists of”Vedomosti” Kalyapin said that the Dading not want to transfer to another colony, previously insisted the Ombudsman. “Moskalkova law, it is necessary to translate, as the conflict is acute. In some situations, Dading believed that defends human rights, and in fact violated the conditions of detention and irritated the prison officials: they are all a manifestation of insolence, criminal inclinations,” he said.
According to Kalyapin, the activist Dading and employees of the penal colony is “two different worlds do not understand each other.” “When the Dading with the libertarian position says about constitutional rights, prison officials believe that mock at them in a sophisticated manner. And both sides are quite sincere. So nothing good is not over,” added the member of the HRC.
Other complaints from the colonies there, but there are reports that other prisoners were subjected to a similar force, members of the HRC are also planning to meet, said Kalyapin. Human rights defenders following the results of check should be a Memorandum, which the Chairman of the HRC Mikhail Fedotov will give the President.
Note that Fedotov had already discussed with Putin the situation with the opposition. The head of state saidthat he knows about the case Davnym, and proposed to expand the possibilities of public control in places of detention.
November 3, the colony was visited by the Ombudsman Tatyana Moskalkova, suggesting following the meeting, to transfer the prisoner to another colony due to the identified conflict with the leadership.
November 1 published a letter from the Dading, in which he stated about torture and humiliation in prison. Torture, according to him, were applied on 11 and 12 September 2016. After the scandal that erupted in connection with his letter, the independent physicians who examined the prisoner, found his injury, and the Deputy Director of Federal service of execution of punishments of the Russian Federation Valery Maksimenko promised to admit into the colony any specialists. The Investigative Committee also confirmed the allegation of torture, but the results of a study of camera footage not yet released to the public.
Ildar Dading – the only convicted under article 212.1 of the criminal code after her appearance in the new edition of the Criminal code of the Russian Federation in the summer of 2014. The first consideration of the case he was sentenced to three years in a General regime colony, although the prosecution had asked only for two years. March 31, the Moscow city court has mitigated the sentence to activist for six months.