The lawyer: protection Savchenko challenged the prosecutors at the trial

The lawyer: protection Savchenko challenged the prosecutors at the trial


ROSTOV-ON-DON, November 26. /Corr. Dmitry Bulanin/. The defense of former Ukrainian army Hope Savchenko challenged the prosecutors. About this in his microblog on Twitter wrote the lawyer Nikolai Polozov.

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Attorney Savchenko said about the pressure on the defense because of the threat of criminal prosecution

“The hearing began with motions by the defense about the testimonies Plotnitsky (Chapter LC – CA). The defense also challenged the prosecutors. Prosecutors threaten to eliminate the defenders Savchenko from the process. The judges refused to disclose the testimony of a Carpenter. And left the decision about the removal of prosecutors,” – wrote 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.

The Case Of Hope Savchenko

Nadezhda Savchenko is accused of involvement in the murder of two employees VGTRK under Lugansk and illegal crossing of the border. Article Savchenko: part 2 of article 105 of the criminal code (“Murder”), part 3 of article 30, 2 of article 105 of the criminal code (“Attempt at murder”) and part 1 of article 322 of the criminal code (“Illegal border crossing”).

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 artillery fire on the area of the checkpoint of the militia LNR with him were civilians, including three citizens of the Russian Federation – correspondents VGTRK. The shelling of the VGTRK employees Igor Kornelyuk and Anton Voloshin were killed.