Erofeyev: to apply to the war office asking about the world of weird

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The main game of world Cup football in Russia is the standoff between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian political prisoner, Director Oleg Sentsov. About it on air of radio station “Echo of Moscow” said the Russian writer Viktor Yerofeyev.

“On the field there are two players – Putin and Sentsov. I would not want that someone of them beat each other. I wish was a draw and so they went to the apartments,” he said.

The writer added that the calls to release Sentsov only delay his release.

“To appeal to the war office asking about the world weird. On the other hand, it seems to me that this is an exceptional case. And it should be released. Because the corpse as a gift to the world championship is not what I would like to wish the football fans, players, and world community,” said Yerofeyev.

He added that he feels that the decision He is going to be positive.

“If I am not mistaken, I would be extremely happy,” the writer concluded.

Sentsov was sentenced in Russia to 20 years in prison on 25 August 2015. A Russian court found him guilty of creating in the Crimea of the terrorist community and guide them, attempted purchase of explosive devices and illegal possession of firearms and ammunition, two terrorist acts and the preparation of another attack. Sentsov pleaded not guilty.

May 14, 2018, the Director announced an indefinite hunger strike in the colony of the city Labytnangi. He demanded the release of 64 Ukrainian political prisoners, but in the list are not included.

From June 14 to July 15 in 11 Russian cities is the final of the world Cup.