The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine informs that the EU will send its commissioners in the Russian Federation for the monitoring of court trials of the people of Ukraine Hope Savchenko, accused in death of 2 Russian correspondents, Oleg Sentsov, which is involved in case Of terrorist attacks in the Crimea.
The Supreme Commissioner of EU on foreign and security policy Frederica Mogherini on Tuesday sent a letter to the Minister of foreign Affairs Pavlo Klimkin in response to a proper request from July 16, notified on the Internet office of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry.
Mogherini said About the direction of EU commissioners to monitor trials of Savchenko and Sentsov, according to report in." The presence of commissioners of the international brotherhood at these meetings to ensure transparency of the flow of trials and to serve as a reminder that the EU expects Russia confirm commitments to respect international law " ? quoted the answer Mogherini official representative of the MFA of Ukraine Marian Betz. Remember, the Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko was arrested on Russian territory in early July of last year. According to the Russian investigators, Savchenko was a spotter fire under fire in Ukraine correspondents VGTRK Anton Voloshin and Igor Kornelyuk, who then died. She faces up to 25 years of imprisonment. In may of last year, the FSB announced the arrest Of members of subversive groups "Right sector**" preparing terrorist acts in Yalta, Simferopol and Sevastopol. Among them was also a Ukrainian Director Oleg Sentsov. Regarding captured Oleg Sentsov, Gennady Afanasiev, Alexei Cirne, Alexander Kolchenko was prosecuted under the criminal code under part 2 of article 205 (terrorist act), part 2 of article 205. 4 (brotherhood terrorist Organization and participation in it), part 3 of article 222 (illegal circulation of firearms) of the criminal code.
* Organization, relative to which a court has adopted the legally effective conclusion Of destruction or prohibition of the activities on the grounds stipulated by the Federal law "On countering extremist activity"