The European Parliament approved a resolution on Russia regarding the Ukrainian political prisoners of the Kremlin and called on Moscow for their immediate release.
The Ukrainian mission at the European Union reported on the results of vote.
458 MEPs voted for the adoption of the document, 80 voted against, 89 abstained.
The text of the document was published on the website of the Ukrainian office at the European Union.
The resolution calls for the release of all citizens of Ukraine illegally detained both in Russia and in the temporarily occupied territories of Ukraine, as well as to ensure their safe return, including the Ukrainian sailors captured in November 2018.
The resolution called on Russia "to publish a full list of prisoners held in the occupied territories of Ukraine in the Donbas and Luhansk, and to facilitate their contacts with families and lawyers."
Particular attention in the resolution is paid to the Ukrainians detained by Russia on espionage charges.