MOSCOW, 5 Dec – Moscow has strongly protested to the prison management in the United States, which contains Russian Maria Butina, said the official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
“We are appalled by the pressure that the American government have on the citizen of Russia Maria Butina, who was arrested in the US last summer on trumped up charges. Once again tightened its mode content. It provides complete isolation for 22 hours a day, Maria is not qualified medical assistance,” Zakharova said at the briefing.
“The leadership of the prison expressed a strong protest with the demand to stop these abuses. In the US state Department sent a note with a hard move on this issue”, — said Zakharov.