Verdict in Savchenko's case to be announced March 21
Дата: 09.03.2016 12:15
The court hearing in Ukrainian military pilot and MP Nadiya Savchenko's case lasted about 20 minutes in the Donetsk city court, Rostov region, Russia.
Canada calls for immediate release of Savchenko
Дата: 09.03.2016 11:30
Canada calls on Russia to immediately release Ukrainian pilot and MP Nadiya Savchenko and return her to Ukraine, reads a statement of Foreign Minister of Canada Stéphane Dion, Ukrinform reports.
US Department of State demands immediate release of Savchenko
Дата: 04.03.2016 13:10
The US Department of State has demonstrated a firm position regarding the immediate and unconditional release of Ukrainian pilot and MP Nadiya Savchenko from the Russian imprisonment.
Savchenko announces dry hunger strike
Дата: 04.03.2016 12:50
Nadiya Savchenko, Ukrainian military pilot and MP, who faces 23 years of prison in Russia, started a dry hunger strike.
Russian prosecutors ask to sentence Savchenko to 23 years in colony
Дата: 02.03.2016 16:15
Russian prosecutors have asked the court to sentence Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko to 23 years in a colony, RIA Novosti Russian news agency reported.
Russian court denies release for Crimean Tatar leader's son
Дата: 25.02.2016 15:45
A court in the Russian city of Astrakhan has rejected a request for the early release of the son of leading Crimean Tatar politician Mustafa Dzhemilev, Radio Liberty reports.
Foreign Ministry urges international community to condemn torture of Ukrainian detained in Russia
Дата: 05.02.2016 17:15
The Foreign Ministry has urged the international community to condemn the use of torture against Ukrainian citizen Hennadiy Afanasyev imprisoned in Russia.
President calls on Red Cross to step up efforts to free Savchenko and Sentsov
Дата: 21.01.2016 18:25
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko at a meeting with President of the International Committee of the Red Cross, Peter Maurer, has called on stepping up efforts to release Ukrainian hostages, along with film director Oleh Sentsov and pilot Nadiya Savchenko, President’s press secretary Sviatoslav Tseholko wrote on his Twitter page.
Detained Russian servicemen may be exchanged for Sentsov, Kolchenko
Дата: 15.01.2016 10:00
Yuri Grabovski, lawyer of Russian special forces agent Alexander Alexandrov, has stated that he talked with negotiator Volodymyr Ruban about a possible exchange of the detained Russian servicemen for Ukrainian director Oleg Sentsov, activist Oleksandr Kolchenko or Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, Radio Liberty reported.
Lawyer concerned by health of Savchenko during hunger strike
Дата: 12.01.2016 14:25
A lawyer for Ukrainian military pilot Nadia Savchenko, who has been on hunger strike in Russian custody for nearly a month, has described the state of his client's health as "worrisome," Radio Liberty reports.
Poroshenko insists on all Ukrainian hostages along with Savchenko and Sentsov to be freed
Дата: 30.12.2015 19:10
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in a telephone talk with other leaders of 'Normandy Four' states again insisted on liberation of all Ukrainian hostages along with pilot Nadia Savchenko and film director Oleh Sentsov.
Russian court leaves Ukraine's Savchenko in custody
Дата: 25.12.2015 13:40
The Rostov Regional Court in Russia has rejected an appeal filed by the defence of Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko and upheld the ruling to extend her custodial term, Savchenko’s lawyer Nikolai Polozov said on Twitter.
Savchenko goes on hunger strike until end of her trial
Дата: 17.12.2015 11:20
Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko, who is accused of being involved in the death of Russian journalists, announced a hunger strike at a meeting of the Donetsk city court in the Rostov region on Thursday, Savchenko's lawyer Nikolai Polozov tweeted.
EU again calls on Russia to release Sentsov and Kolchenko
Дата: 25.11.2015 18:10
The European Union again states that criminal cases against Ukrainian political prisoners in Russia, Oleg Sentsov and Oleksandr Kolchenko, are violation of the international law, and calls on Russia to immediately release them, the European External Action Service said in a statement on Wednesday, Ukrinform reports.
Ukraine demands release of Sentsov, Kolchenko, other political prisoners
Дата: 25.11.2015 12:20
The Foreign Ministry of Ukraine has strongly condemned the decision of the Russian Supreme Court to uphold the verdicts against Ukrainian citizens Oleh Sentsov and Oleksandr Kolchenko, who were sentenced to 20 and 10 years in a maximum-security prison respectively.