PARIS | Macron, Putin talk about hunger-striking Ukraine filmmaker

10Aug - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News



PARIS | Macron, Putin talk about hunger-striking Ukraine filmmaker

PARIS — French President Emmanuel Macron has told Russian President Vladimir Putin about his concern for a Ukrainian filmmaker who is on a hunger strike in a Russian jail.

The French president’s office said Macron and Putin spoke by telephone. The presidency says Macron urged the Russian leader to find a humanitarian solution since Oleg Sentsov’s health “seems to be dangerously deteriorating.”

The statement says Putin pledged to release information about Sentsov, who spent his 89th day without food Friday.

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