DONETSK /Rostov region/, November 18. /Corr. Dmitry Bulanin/. Chapter LNR Igor Carpenter, in 2014, commanded a battalion of militia “Zarya” was confirmed on Wednesday in the court that ordered the release from captivity of Nadiya Savchenko. About it journalists were reported by one of the lawyers of former Ukrainian army Nikolay Polozov.
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The Carpenter’s interrogation on the case of Nadiya Savchenko is in the Donetsk city court
“He gave the command of the militia with the Callsign “Cap” to give her the phone, SIM card and take you to the Northern settlement,” – said Polozov.
The interrogation of the head of the LC is closed in the Donetsk town court of the Rostov region. According to the lawyer, he is in a rather quiet environment.
According to Polozova, in the course of interrogation behind closed doors Carpenter called the trial of Nadezhda Savchenko “political”.
“Carpenter said he then spoke with Savchenko as an officer with the officer, and now “it is a political process,” – said Polozov.
A carpenter in 2014 commanded a battalion of militia “Zarya”, the fighters who were able to take Savchenko on 17 June in captivity.
Savchenko was not recognized in the adjustment of artillery
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A witness in the case Savchenko told about the attack, which killed journalists VGTRK
Former Ukrainian army Hope Savchenko, while in captivity, was not recognized at the time the commander of the battalion of militia “Zarya” Igor Carpentry in the adjustment of artillery fire, said Nikolai Polozov.
Questioning the proclaimed head LNR Igor Carpenter is currently underway behind closed doors in the Donetsk town court of the Rostov region. According to the lawyer, the meeting takes place in a relatively secure environment.
“He (Carpenter), she said she was the spotter. About it speech did not go. The spotter called it when talking to journalists, specifically he she never said anything like that,” said Polozov.
“More carpentry communicates with the court, and with Hope Savchenko, who says his statements”, – said the lawyer.
Hearings on the case of Nadiya Savchenko
The hearing in the case Savchenko continued from September 22. According to the investigation, as an officer of the armed forces of Ukraine, while the location of a paramilitary battalion “Aydar” on June 17, 2014 near the village of Metallist, Slavyanoserbsk district, Luhansk region, Savchenko was conducting secret surveillance and correction of shelling the checkpoint of the militia LNR with him were civilians, including three citizens of the Russian Federation – correspondents VGTRK. In the shelling of journalists Igor Kornelyuk and Anton Voloshin were killed.