: Czech Republic calls on Russia to immediately release Savchenko

13:54 Mar. 24, 2016

Czech Republic calls on Russia to immediately release Savchenko

Rally in support of Nadiya Savchenko, in front of the Russian Embassy in Kyiv (UNIAN Photo)

Statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Nadiya Savchenko's case

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic has been following closely the case of the Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko who was sentenced to 22 years in prison by the Donetsk City Court.

Read also Ukraine slams Russian court sentencing Nadiya Savchenko after sham trial

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs calls on the Russian Federation to immediately release Nadiya Savchenko on humanitarian grounds, bearing in mind its international commitments, and allow Ms. Savchenko to return to Ukraine.

Read also U.N. demand Nadiya Savchenko must be released 

The release of all detained persons is part of the Package of measures for the implementation of the Minsk agreements agreed in February 2015.

Read the full statement here 

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