The humanitarian concerns with regard to people captured during the war in Ukraine
- Parliamentary Assembly
debate on 21 April 2016 (17th Sitting) (see Doc. 14015 and addendum, report of the Committee on Migration, Refugees and
Displaced Persons, rapporteur: Ms Nellija Kleinberga). Text adopted by the Assembly on
21 April 2016 (17th Sitting).
The Parliamentary Assembly refers
to its Resolution 2112
on the humanitarian concerns with regard to people
captured during the war in Ukraine.
2 The Assembly recommends that the Committee of Ministers include
psychological assistance to the captured persons and their families
in the assistance programmes provided in the framework of the implementation
of the current action plan for Ukraine.
3 The Assembly also asks the Committee of Ministers to encourage
the Ukrainian and Russian authorities to facilitate monitoring visits
by the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman
or Degrading Treatment or Punishment to check the conditions of
detention of Ukrainian citizens detained for political reasons in
the Russian Federation and in Crimea, and those illegally held in
the territories under the control of the so-called “Donetsk People’s
Republic” and “Luhansk People’s Republic”.