The Russian Foreign Ministry has described the message of the official envoy of the high Commissioner of the United Nations for human rights, Rupert Colville, demanded the "immediate release" Ukrainian pilots Hope Savchenko " for humanitarian reasons ", as an attempt to influence the court.
"Colville an attempt was made to impose liability for violations of the ceasefire only to militias in the South-East of Ukraine. With the shelling of residential areas of Donetsk and other cities they were told as if they are by themselves, and the Ukrainian Military has nothing to do With it, " reported in the report on the Internet office of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. It is also noted that " such unilateral approaches are unlikely to contribute to the fulfillment of the Minsk agreement on what looks like baked OHCHR "." in addition, the UN official has allowed himself to join the Russian leaders "calling for the" immediate release "Ukrainian pilots Hope Savchenko" on humanitarian grounds ". Recall in this regard that Savchenko charged with felony - complicity In a violent deprivation of the life of the Russian correspondents. The European court of human rights would Not apply with respect to this business rule 39 of the rules of court that confirms the legality and validity of the contents of this Ukrainian citizen under arrest, " said the Agency. In the capital of Russia consider this post as arrogant and openly try to pressure justice." Consider absolutely unacceptable situation, when the Executive of the UN structure publicly agitating member state of the UN to violate the rule of law and trying to influence the trial, " added the Minister. The Ministry stressed that "the Official authorized OHCHR fact is agitated to release the accused on freedom without trial, whereas, in the opinion of the same control," proceedings of the attacks on reporters and prosecuted through effective and efficient national system of criminal justice is imperative "." I would not like to think that Workers OHCHR deliberately distort facts and strange voices speak distant from reality assessment. We strongly demand from the leadership of the OHCHR to strictly abide by the provisions of articles 100 and 101 of the Charter of the United Nations, including the need to ensure a high level of competence and integrity of employees and impartiality In the performance of their duties, " said the Agency. Remember, February 13, the President's press Secretary Dmitry Peskov said that the issue of liberation Savchenko as such at the talks in Minsk was Not discussed, but this situation was mentioned Kiev. According to him, Savchenko Not taken and is Not illegal withholding face, noting that the Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko has Not promised her release. Official authorized Investigation Department of Russia Vladimir Markin also said that unverified information about the imminent release Savchenko have No grounds. However, on 12 February, after negotiations, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that Minsk had reached an agreement about the imminent release of the Ukrainian pilots Hope Savchenko. According to Russian investigators, Savchenko was a spotter fire Under fire in Ukraine correspondents VGTRK Anton Voloshin and Igor Igor, who then died. She is charged with complicity In a violent deprivation of the life of the correspondents. According to the information of the IC, Savchenko was bred in Russia, where it is entered under the guise of a refugee. October 27 detention Savchenko was extended until February 13. The meeting was held without the participation Savchenko, because she was in the Institute. Serbian inpatient psychiatric examination. Later criminal proceedings regarding Savchenko were combined into a single production.