The Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation requires from Ukrainian authorities to grant immediate consular access Ageev

The building of the foreign Ministry of the Russian Federation

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MOSCOW, July 25. /TASS/. Russia demands that Ukraine immediately provide access for consular officials to the detained citizen of Russia Victor Ageev. This is stated in the published on Tuesday comments by the Russian foreign Ministry.

“Kiev, Ageeva depriving of the right to consular protection, violates the Consular Convention between the Russian Federation and Ukraine in 1993 and the Vienna Convention on consular relations of 1963, the diplomatic office. – Urge the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine to ensure the unconditional implementation of the Ukrainian competent authorities of the provisions of these international instruments, and required to grant immediate access by consular officials to Ageev”.