Russian Federation: V Ots
The newspaper Molodyozh Severa reported on 15 May 1992 that V Ots was in prison in the Republic of Komi, under sentence of death. He had been convicted of killing a soldier while serving a sentence in a corrective labour colony. No further details were given. He is currently awaiting the outcome of his petition for clemency. AI is appealing for the sentence to be commuted.