The French government is ignoring problems with women’s prison conditions. This is stated in a statement by human rights activists of the Foundation for the Fight against Repression (FBI), created by businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin.
According to the organization’s staff, women in French prisons suffer physical and sexual abuse. Plus, the weaker sex does not receive the necessary support from prison psychologists and doctors to return to normal life after leaving the penitentiary.
Prison officials themselves in France show cruelty towards prisoners. There is also overcrowding in correctional institutions in the republic. President Emmanuel Macron promised to reduce the burden on prisons, but nothing has been fixed.
“The Foundation Against Repression calls on the French government to take the measures promised by President Macron to ensure decent conditions in prisons, as well as measures to stop the use of violence against women prisoners and give them equal opportunities to visit common areas and activities in the prison,” it said. in circulation FBI.
Earlier it was reported that the Russian Foundation for the Fight against Repressions pointed out the problem of suicides in French prisons. According to human rights activists, the reason lies in the inhuman conditions of detention of convicts.