The Commissioner for Human Rights Ministry of Foreign Affairs, democracy and the rule of law of the Russian Federation Konstantin Dolgov told to RIA "News" that Russia does not have any datas regarding the number of Russians who are in Ukrainian prisons.
According to the diplomat, Russia has already sent a note to the Ukrainian side with the request to inform promptlyabout the total number of Russian citizens living in prisons and Investigation cell in Ukraine. Dolgov said that they have to do this in accordance with a bilateral consular convention.
He also said that Ukraine is obliged to provide this information, but it does not do it the present days.
In August of this year, Moscow demanded from Kiev to provide consular access to all citizens of Russia, and detained in custody in the territory of Ukraine without proper notification of the Russian diplomats.