UN Human Rights Commissioner calls on Russia to release Savchenko

Representative of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Rupert Colville urged the Russian authorities to immediately release Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko.

He stated this during a briefing in Geneva on Friday, Censor.NET reports.

Colville expressed concern about the circumstances of the detention of Nadiya Savchenko.

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He added that the condition of the captured Ukrainian pilot, who has been detained in Moscow since July last year, is also worrying. Today is the 70th day of her hunger strike. And according to her lawyer, she decided to refuse glucose injections which were being given to her. Colville called on the Russian authorities to release her immediately.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n325593