Polozov: Savchenko refused to appeal

A Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who has been illegally convicted in Russia, refused to appeal the court’s verdict on the last day of filing.

4 April 2016 17:19

- We’ve visited Nadiya Savchenko in prison. Today is the last day to appeal the verdict, we urged her to do it. She refused, Savchenko’s lawyer Nicholay Polozov wrote on Facebook.

He also said her health is currently stable.

- Nadiya’s health condition is stable. She drinks only water, weighs 64 kg, her pressure is 110/60, the temperature is normal, according to Polozov.

March, 22 the Donetsk City Court in Rostov Region sentenced Savchenko to 22 years in prison. The pilot said she would resume a hunger strike on the tenth day after the verdict comes into effect.

March, 25 the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine reported that Nadiya Savchenko’s health condition has deteriorated significantly.

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