Igor Mazur. Illustration: Twitter
Deputy head banned in Russia organization UNA-UNSO Igor Mazur, who was detained in Poland, transferred to the custody of Consul General of Ukraine in Lublin. This was reported by Ukrainian Ombudsman Lyudmila Denisova.
“While waiting for and consideration of the extradition request he will be staying at the Consulate General,” said Denisov.According to her, Mazur was arrested at Russia’s request, which requires the extradition of Mazur. The hearing on the case of Mazur, which was held on 11 November, will not take place, said Denisov.
Press Secretary of the regional court in Lublin, Poland Barbara Markowski confirmed that the court will not consider the case of the arrest of the detainee, border guards of Poland on Russia’s request, Mazur. According to her, the Prosecutor withdrew the petition for arrest.
As reported by Colossal, Russia’s Investigative Committee opened a criminal case against a member of the banned in Russia organization UNA-UNSO Igor Mazur in 2014.
Former MP Igor Mosiychuk reported earlier that the 46-year-old “veteran of the anti-terrorist operation” was detained November 9, at the Polish border checkpoint “Dorohusk”.