Members of the Council for human rights (HRC) under the President of the Russian Federation has confirmed the facts of violence against the opposition Ildar Dadina in the Karelian colony. This was reported by a member of the HRC Igor Kalyapin, who along with his colleague Pavel Sicovam visited the colony No. 7 in Segezha, reports “Interfax”.
Kalyapin noted that some points might be exaggerated Davnym due to the fact that he is in prison for the first time, however, the events about which he said “was”. Dading in late October, complained of beatings and torture.
“Work in Segezha we have finished, we are going to make a report and give it to the head of the HRC Mikhail Fedotov. We will analyse and assess the evidence base and implications pose as lawyers,” said the defender.
“If to Express my impression, as a person who engaged in that is communicated with the prisoners, learned what you could see, inspected the premises where this occurred, I have formed the belief that the Dading events laid out right,” he said.
At the same Kalyapin said that he and Chikowo not given the opportunity to read the documents from the personal file relating to the involvement of the Dading to disciplinary action. These documents are the human rights activists had planned to study, because after a survey of the Dading identified a number of contradictions with the explanations given them by prison staff.
“It was seven times brought to disciplinary responsibility, repeatedly placed in a punishment cell, and for each such time should be report employees who identified the violation, there must be an explanation from the Dading, resolutions, reports and acts on the use of force and special means”, – said Kalyapin. According to him, the members of the HRC in the colony stated that these documents “will not allow that this is an indication of the Federal penitentiary service of Moscow”.
Kalyapin said other prisoners confirmed the members of the HRC are described Davnym methods of influencing prisoners in a penal insulator (SHIZO), reports TASS.
Earlier Chikov told journalists that the videos with IR cameras, which could serve as a confirmation of the words the Dading destroyed because of “expired shelf life” is 30 days, as explained in the colony. However, human rights activists reported about discovered in the hands of the Dading possible traces of the use of violence to it.
Memo to members of the HRC will give Putin
The audit of the colony, the members of the HRC must be a Memorandum, which the Chairman of the Council Mikhail Fedotov will give President Vladimir Putin. Earlier Fedotov had already discussed with Putin the situation with the opposition. The President saidthat he knew about the case Davnym, and proposed to expand the possibilities of public control in places of detention.
Kalyapin during a visit to ИК7 advocated the translation of the Dading in another colony. Earlier the same was offered to make a Commissioner for human rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova also visited Segezha colony in connection with complaints of Dading. The FSIN has not yet made a decision on this matter.
Previously, the Federal penitentiary service announced that a panel of independent doctors Segezha district hospital is not found at the Dading signs of any injuries. Between the alleged beatings, which date back to the early period of the stay of the opposition in IK-7 where he in early September, was transferred from the Vologda prison, and medical inspection have passed more than a month. Members of Committee of Karelia on the results of the meeting with the prisoners reported that traces of violence left. In SK also have not confirmed the facts of torture.
Dading in September 2016, was transferred to the Karelian corrective colony No. 7 in Segezha. After the trip his wife Anastasia Zotova in Ahmedabad revealed that the Dading placed in a punishment cell and transferred to strict conditions of detention.
November 1 published a letter from the Dading IK-7, in which he stated about torture and humiliation in prison. According to him, violence was used on 11 and 12 September 2016. In the letter Dading also said that the prison authorities threatened to kill him if he tries to complain.
Ildar Dading remains 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. Earlier, the opposition was repeatedly brought to administrative responsibility for participation in opposition rallies – four in 2014. The first consideration of the case Dadina 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.