The advocates of arrested MP Nadia Savchenko reported on her state in the remand center due to the announced hunger strike. The defense claimed that they agreed the appeal of Savchenko and will file it to the court during the briefing near the building of the SBU as 112 Ukraine reported.
'Nadia Viktorivna, as she said, went on the hunger strike and she wrote a proper recourse to the supervisor of this establishment (the remand center). Frankly, she lost weight, got pinched a little but she smiles', Dmytro Buhay, the advocate said.
He also added that they succeeded to pass Savchenko the TV and the number of the necessary things for the prison.
As we reported Shevchenkivsky Court of Kyiv decided on the preventive measures for Savchenko, which is custody for two months until May 20, 2018, without a right for a bail. Besides, the Court decided that the detention on March 22 was illegal.
The same day the MP went on the hunger strike. She also emphasized that she is not going to escape from Ukraine.
On March 22, the Ukrainian parliament lifted the immunity of Nadiya Savchenko. She was detained right after this in the building of the Verkhovna Rada.
Later Ukraine's Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko signed the notice of suspicion of Savchenko under charges with preparing a terrorist act and the attempt of coup d'etat.
On March 15, Lutsenko claimed during his speech at the parliament that Savchenko personally planned, recruited and ordered how to hold the terrorist attack in the Verkhovna Rada, destroying two lodges, governmental and post, by the combat grenades, bringing down the dome of the Verkhovna Rada by the mortar launchers and killing the survived with the assault rifles.
Also, it was reported that non-affiliated MP Nadia Savchenko and Volodymyr Ruban, the Head of 'Officer Corps' planned to attack the cortege of the President of Ukraine with the large caliber sniper rifle.