Head of the state Duma international Affairs Alexei Pushkov noticed the consistent position of Russia in the case of the Ukrainian pilots Hope Savchenko, noting that it will be released, just in case, if the investigation or the court finds her guilty.
first it was rumored that the head of the PACE Anne Brasseur appealed to the state Duma speaker Sergei Naryshkin for help in the liberation Savchenko. Naryshkin said that unable to imagine that any civilized political party in France was included in the electoral list of a person suspected of a violent deprivation of the life of correspondents, as it was with the pilots Hope Savchenko in Ukraine.
first protection Savchenko wrote a statement to the court at the Russian investigation, which did not respond to request for her release from prison to attend the session of the Assembly in Strasbourg.
Savchenko placed under arrest in Russia from July 2014 on charges of belonging to the deprivation of life 2 correspondents RTR, died during combat operations in the Donbass. Later she was elected a member of the permanent delegation of the Rada in PACE. The very pilot denies all charges and for several weeks on hunger strike, demanding the return to Ukraine.