EU Ambassador to Russia believes Moscow will release Savchenko

  • 2016-03-23
The European Union's ambassador to Moscow, Lithuanian diplomat Vygaudas Usackas, believes Russia will release Ukrainian Airforce pilot, Nadiya Savchenko, who was sentenced to 22 years in jail by a Russian court on March 22, 2016. Usackas’ words come after Ukraine proposed exchanging Savchenko for Russian troops, who are on trial in Kiev. "The EU has made substantial efforts and called upon Russian officials to release Savchenko,” he told BNS Lithuania on March 22. “I hope she will be set free, considering her health condition ...
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