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 Pilot Savchenko Officially Recognized as Political Prisoner - Her Lawyer

Advocates of Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko continue to seek a political prisoner status for her.

According to Censor.NET, citing Ukrainian Pravda, Mark Feigin, her lawyer, wrote about this on his Twitter.

"Nadia Savchenko has been officially recognized as a political prisoner by a decision of "Memorial". Next step is an international status (of political prisoner - Ed.)," he wrote.

Read also: Savchenko Has Filed Petition Demanding Personal Participation in Her Trial

Among other things, Human Rights Center 'Memorial' provides legal assistance to victims of current political repression, migrants, and refugees.

Also, employees of the organization consult on criminal and civil cases at the national and international levels (the European Court of Human Rights).

Read also: Russian Сourt Wants to Isolate Pilot Savchenko in Mental Hospital - Lawyer

 
 
 
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