The lawyer of the Ukrainian pilot, people’s Deputy of Ukraine Hope Savchenko, who is imprisoned in Russia, mark Feygin arrived in Kiev, where he plans to learn about the prospects of an exchange.
«Arrived in Kiev. And, for the first time after the cancellation of direct flights. I hope not in vain. Try to learn about the prospects of sharing Savchenko», — he wrote in his Twitter on Tuesday, 8 December.
Earlier, the head of the Russian presidential Council on human rights (HRC) Mikhail Fedotov did not rule out exchange of Ukrainka Hope Savchenko on commandos Alexandra Alexandrova , and Eugene Erofeev.
We will remind, on September 22, the Donetsk town court of the Rostov region of Russia began to consider on the merits of the case Savchenko. Case is considered by Board from three judges. Savchenko faces up to 25 years in prison.
September 29, Savchenko gave pokazaniya in court and said that on the day of the shelling of Russian journalists took away the wounded from the Ukrainian roadblocks.
October 1, the Ministry of justice of the Russian Federation stated about the possibility of considering the question of extradition of Savchenko to Ukraine after the pronouncement of her sentence. Thus the Russian Ministry said that the issue of the possible extradition of Savchenko Ukraine after making her sentence may be discussed in the mandatory condition of recognition by Ukraine of the decision of the Russian court, as well as guarantees of punishment condemned at home.
The Minister of justice of Ukraine Pavlo Petrenko has interpreted this statement as evidence of already prepared sentence, but promised that the Ukrainian authorities will do everything to return of Savchenko to Ukraine.
As reported earlier, Feigin stated that the procedure for the transfer Savchenko Ukraine may take place in January-February 2016.
Commandos Alexandrov and Erofeev were detained on 16 may in the zone of ATO in the area of Schastye (Lugansk region) when trying to seize a strategic bridge. As a result of clashes, one Ukrainian military was lost, three got wounds. May 19, detained by Ukrainian investigators announced suspicion of committing crimes under article 258-3 of the criminal code of Ukraine for participation in terrorist activity so-called «LNR», and then the Shevchenkovsky regional court of Kiev chose for them the measure of restraint in form of detention.
It is currently in the judicial process, the next meeting will be held on December 15.
Lawyer Feygin in Kiev will study the prospects of exchange Savchenko 08.12.2015