Former Russian Prisoner and American citizen Trevor Reed has detailed what he believes life goes to be like for WNBA participant Brittney Griner, who has been discovered responsible of drug possession and smuggling, in a Russian jail, through Conservative Transient:
“As soon as you’re convicted in Russian court docket, you do have an opportunity to go to appeals, and attraction that call to a different kangaroo court docket in Moscow. So after that trial, you already know, relying on Brittney’s resolution on whether or not she desires to attraction or not, she might keep in Moscow on the detention facility that she is already at till her appeals are accomplished,” Reed stated to CNN.
“Or if she chooses to not go to appeals, they could switch her to a pressured labor camp. Contemplating the truth that the Russian authorities is contemplating exchanging her, they could additionally determine to depart her in Moscow to make it simpler for her to be returned to america.”
He stated that those that are despatched to the labor camps are “going through critical threats to their well being” due to malnutrition and the dearth of medical care.