Russian Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika told reporters that the meeting with the Minister of justice, transparency and human rights of Greece Michalis Kalogirou (Michalis Kalogerou) in Athens received an assurance that the issue of extradition of Alexander winnick will be considered the “most impartially, objectively, regardless of any external pressure” in the near future.

On the eve of the Commissioner for human rights in Russia Tatyana Moskalkova has asked the UN high Commissioner for human rights Michelle Bachelet (Michelle Bachelet) to facilitate the extradition of a Russian citizen in Russia, “so he was closer to the family.”

We will remind, the lawyer of the arrested in July 2017 in Greece at the request of the U.S. of Russian citizen Alexander winnick, said that his ward was transferred “to a special hospital where there are qualified doctors” – to exit from the hunger strike, which he spent three months, and temporarily stopped after the meeting with the Ombudsman of the Russian Federation.

At the end of 2017, RT reported that doctors diagnosed his wife winnik rare brain tumor and hospitalized her. According to Moskalkova, now she is seriously ill and is dying.