Baranov and Odintsov were found guilty of state treason and desertion. The defendants themselves did not admit their guilt. Podolsky district court of Kiev sentenced Alexander Baranov to 13 years in prison, and Darnitsky court handed down a sentence to Maxim Odintsov? 14 years in prison, reports RIA News . The lawyers of the abducted Russian military are preparing to appeal the verdicts. Employees of the Security Service of Ukraine on November 20, 2016 kidnapped Odintsov and Baranov near the checkpoint “Chongar” on the border with the Crimea. They were taken to the city of Nikolaev, where they were arrested by a court decision, and Russian servicemen were charged with treason. look The abducted Russian military Ukrainians were charged in absentia The Investigative Committee, in turn, is in absentia charged Ukrainians involved in kidnapping Russian military.