She notedthat she has written the appeal to the investigator to meet withNadia but still received no answer. At the same time, lawyers ofthe Ukrainian pilot grant Vira no consent to date with her sister."Lawyers do not give the nod to visit her striving not tocomplicate Nadia's situation. It would be okay if the Russianssimply deport me but what if they start questioning me as awitness?" she said.
She toldme that a few months ago she was already at the airport on the wayto Moscow. "I was turned back by the consul, the Border GuardService officers and lawyers asking not to depart," she said. Virasays that she will not take such steps without the permission oflawyers. Nadia also advises her sister not to come.