The “red” prison: it has become known, in which a colony could be transported.

It has become known, in which colony, probably, was taken prisoner by Russian – Ukrainian Director Oleg Sentsov.

Wrote about this on his page in Facebook the coordinator of the program “Rosuznik” Yana Goncharov.

With high probability, Oleg Sentsov has arrived in IK-8 of the city of Labytnangi (“White bear”). The colony is located North of…

Yana Goncharova published 13 Oct 2017

“With high probability, Oleg Sentsov has arrived in IK-8 of the city Labytnangi. The colony is located North of the Arctic circle. Near the river Ob”, – stated in the message in Facebook.

According to some information, this colony is “red” – that is, there is the administration builds their own rules, often very hard, without any “discounts”.

“The last few years have repeatedly appeared information about the brutal beatings of detainees, the chiefs of the colony were arrested for corruption, and in 2015 there was a fire. Now there is 0 degrees, the winter temperature can drop to 25 degrees below zero. In summer the average temperature is 15 degrees Celsius,” — said Goncharov.

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Sentsov told about the transfer to the colony in the Arctic circle

Program coordinator “Rosuznik” also wrote the address of the colony.


In September it became known that the Ukrainian Director Oleg Sentsov, a wrongfully convicted in Russia, sent on stage from a penal colony in Yakutia, and then his place of residence was unknown. This was reported by his lawyer Dmitry DNSe.

Recall, 25 August 2016 the Ukrainian Director Oleg Sentsov was just sentenced to 20 years imprisonment in a strict regime colony. He was accused in Russia of preparing to commit terrorist acts in Simferopol, Sevastopol and Yalta.

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5 Oct, 17:45