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Arrest of Savchenko prolonged until September 30

Arrest of Savchenko prolonged until September 30

On request of Investigation Committee of Russian Federation Moscow City Court prolonged arrest of Ukrainian pilot, MP Nadia Savchenko until September 30, it makes 15 months of detention in total. News agency Unian reports this with reference to their personal correspondent in Russia. The Investigator said that term of arrest of Savchenko expires on June […]

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Opinion: They might kill Savchenko and present it as suicide

Opinion: They might kill Savchenko and present it as suicide

Nadiya Savchenko and her sister Vira are in danger. Russian oppositionist activists warned about danger to Savchenko sisters in Kyiv. They came to Ukraine to stand up for democracy here and celebrate the third anniversary of protests at Bolotnaya Square. Russian journalist Vladimir Shreydler believes that Nadia and her sister Vira and in danger. He […]

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Court didn’t recognize Savchenko’s immunity as PACE delegate

Court didn’t recognize Savchenko’s immunity as PACE delegate

Basmanny Court in Moscow refused to recognize immunity of Member of Parliament, PACE delegate from Ukraine Nadiya Savchenko despite that PACE itself recognizes it. Her lawyer Mykola Polozov informed this. He said that ultimate decision on Savchenko’s immunity will be made by European Court on Human Rights but not ‘’Basmanny justice’. Savchenko’s lawyer Mark Feigin […]

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Savchenko to Putin: worry about fires in Russia, don’t interfere with Ukraine

Savchenko to Putin: worry about fires in Russia, don’t interfere with Ukraine

‘I must be the freest here despite this cage’. Ukrainian pilot, MP, PACE delegate Nadia Savchenko advised Vladimir Putin to take care of fires in Russia instead of interfering with Ukraine’s internal affairs. Savchenko said this before announcement of verdict in Basmanny court in Moscow when commenting yesterday’s communication of Putin with Russians. ‘Forests in […]

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Savchenko won’t stop hunger strike in Russia

Savchenko won’t stop hunger strike in Russia

Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko refuses to cease hunger strike until returning to Ukraine. Pilot and MP Savchenko again announced her determination to continue hunger strike until she is released from Russian prison. Savchenko’s lawyer Mykola Polozov published her letter with this message in his twitter. ‘I do not cease hunger strike’, – Savchenko wrote. She […]

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Moscow court sees non-admission of Savchenko to PACE session legitimate

Moscow court sees non-admission of Savchenko to PACE session legitimate

 March 4, 2015 Non admission of Nadia Savchenko to PACE session on January 28 was considered legitimate Moscow Basmanny court refused to release Nadia Savchenko once again. It considered non-admission of Ukrainian pilot, MP and PACE delegate to session legitimate. Savchenko’s lawyer Mark Feigin said that according to its international obligations Russian Federation should have […]

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Nadia Savcheko refused glucose injections

Nadia Savcheko refused glucose injections

February 19, 2015 Savchenko’s lawyer Mykola Polozov informed this In course of more than 2 months Nadia Savchenko has been demanding to return her to Ukraine by hunger strike. Lately she refused to take glucose injections which doctors used to support her health. Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko appealed to Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of […]

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Russia backs away – Savchenko won’t be released

Russia backs away – Savchenko won’t be released

February 13, 2015 Russian Federation is not going to release Nadia Savchenko according to Minsk agreements Question of release of Savchenko was not discussed in Minsk. The court will take decision on her release. – Putin’s Press Secretary Dmitriy Peskov. He declared the during Minsk talks in ‘Norman format’ the question of liberation of Savchenko […]

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Nadia Savchenko is slowly dying

Nadia Savchenko is slowly dying

February 4, 2015 Nadia Savchenko is on hunger strike for 53 days Advocate of Nadia Savchenko Illya Novikov visited his client in the prison hospital ‘Sailor’s silence’. According to the advocate, Nadia Savchenko still refuses to eat, however, she drinks 2 liters of water daily. In addition, she doesn’t prevent doctors from giving her any […]

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Nadia Savchenko is sent to prison, new criminal case is started

Nadia Savchenko is sent to prison, new criminal case is started

January 29, 2015 Russian start new criminal case against Nadia Savchenko instead of freeing her Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko who is starving for more than 40 days has been sent to a prison hospital ‘Sailor’s silence’. Russian lawyer of Savchenko Nikolai Polozov informed this in his twitter. He also informed that Federal Security Service had […]

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