The Prosecutor General’s office said the number of amnestied last year, members of ATU: released 532 people

In Ukraine last year 532 pardoned convicted members of the Antiterrorist operation in accordance with the law “On Amnesty”. This was reported by press Secretary of the Prosecutor General Andrei Lysenko on Facebook.

“Thanks to active position of the military prosecutors as 07.12.2017 provision of the law applied to 532 persons, among them: during the maintenance of public prosecution in the courts against 452 persons to exercise supervision over the execution of penalties 80 people”, – said Lysenko.

Lysenko added that the law had to be implemented within 3 months (07.09.2017). The Ministry of justice, Ministry of defence, condemned and their defenders was informed of the need to appeal to the court with appropriate motions.

Before mass media with reference to information of the State judicial administration reported that in Ukraine in the past year 587 pardoned convicted members of the Antiterrorist operation.