BERLIN, May 4 (Itar-Tass)— Head of the Berlin clinic Charite Karl Max Einhaupl flied to Ukraine on Friday to visit Yulia Timoshenko at the prison hospital, the German news agency DPA reported. “German diplomats are accompanying the doctor in the trip,” he said,
The former Ukrainian prime minister serves a 7-year term at the Kachanovo penitentiary in Kharkov for abuse of power in the signing of the gas contract with Russia in 2009. On April 20, Timoshenko went on a hunger strike, after, according to her, the physical force was used against her during the transportation to the Ukrzheldorogi clinic.
The German government offered repeatedly to treat Yulia Timoshenko in Germany.