KYIV – An award-winning Ukrainian opera and drama theater director was detained in Italy while transiting to his native Lviv on the basis of an extradition request from Russia. Yevhen Lavrenchuk, 39, was detained in Naples on December 17 based on an “Interpol circular,” Ukraine’s human rights ombudswoman said on Facebook this week. A Russian…...
Russia seeks extradition of Ukrainian theater director Lavrenchuk detained in Italy
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