ROSTOV-ON-DON, November 25. /Corr. Dmitry Bulanin/. Donetsk city court hearing the case of former Ukrainian army Hope Savchenko announced his decision to prosecute her lawyers Mark Feigin and Nicholas Polozova at the time of sentencing. About it the correspondent said Wednesday Nikolai Polozov.
Attorney Savchenko said about the pressure on the defense because of the threat of criminal prosecution
The Prosecutor on Wednesday, November 18, demanded to initiate proceedings in respect of Feigin and another lawyer Nikolai Polozov for the publication on Twitter of material with a closed interrogation of the head LNR Igor Carpentry. Feygin posted in social networks photos of Carpenter taken on the interrogation. The next day the judge filed the screenshots provided by the Prosecutor to the case. The decision to impose a private ruling on the criminal case, the court decided to postpone until you hear a lawyer Polozova.
“This particular decision may serve as the basis for initiation of the Investigative Committee the criminal case. Our history it can be the start of a new round, but in terms of protection. The court listened to my attitude to everything going on and said that the decision will be made with the sentencing,” – said Polozov.
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.
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Carpenter on interrogation on the case Savchenko echoed the previous testimony