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 Savchenko’s Sister Was to be Seized in an Airport in Russia to Pressure on the Pilot. VIDEO

The sister of the arrested in Russia Nadia Savchenko Vira had to fly to Voronezh where the pilot is kept, yesterday on July 14, but the Ukrainian consul and Nadia’s lawyer stopped her.

Russian lawyer Mark Feigin spoke with the investigator of the Investigational Committee of Russia in Nadia's case and received the information that her sister Vira is planned to be interviewed at the airport, Censor.NET reports citing TSN.

"They want to capture you in order to put pressure on your sister," the lawyer said to Vira.

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The Russian investigators also claimed that pilot's family will not receive the permission to meet with detained Savchenko.

Consul of Ukraine in Russia Henadii Breskalenko also warned Vira by the phone. They managed to stop pilot's sister just half an hour before the departure.

Read also: Kidnapping of Savchenko Shows Apparent Connection between Russia and the Separatists - U.S. Department of State

Earlier, the Ukrainian consul was not allowed to visit Nadia Savchenko in jail in Voronezh. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine reported this.

 
 
 
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