He said: "The judge started passing the sentences to Karpiuk and Klykh in Grozny. He has already said that the court will not apply statute of limitations to them."
He later added: "Karpiuk has been sentenced to 22 years and six months, Klykh - to 20 years. There are two more Ukrainian hostages in Russia now."
Naumlyuk also wrote: "Chechen Supreme Court Judge Vahit Ismayilov sentenced Karpiuk to 22 years and six months in a high-security prison; Klykh - to 20 years in prison. Both Ukrainians have filed a statement of appeal against the court decision."