Ukraine: Further information on fear of imminent execution: Zaur Safar ogly Zilfugarov, Danilo Aleksandrovich Krasnov
AI fears that the above face imminent execution after the President of Ukraine turned down their requests for clemency. Ukraine officially acceded to the Council of Europe on 9 November 1995 and undertook to impose a moratorium on executions. However, press reports indicate that executions are continuing. AI is concerned about the ambiguity in official statements on this subject.