Because of the arrest Savchenko went on hunger strike.
Shevchenko district court of Kyiv extended the arrest of people’s Deputy of Hope Savchenko until September 10, 2018. About it reports a press-service of the court in Facebook, informs Rus.Media.
“The term of detention in respect Savchenko N. In. extended to 10.09.2018”, – stated in the message.
As noted, the decision was taken during a court session on 13 July 2018.
After the court extended the arrest of MP, Savchenko announced an indefinite hunger strike. This was reported by her press Secretary, Protoscience Tatiana. She has also posted on his page in Facebook a statement in writing Savchenko.
Savchenko was detained on 22 March of this year immediately after Rada voted for deprivation of the Deputy of inviolability. According to investigators, Savchenko was planning the assassination of the President of Petro Poroshenko, the head of the Ministry of internal Affairs Arsen Avakov, Secretary of the national security Council and defense Oleksandr Turchynov. In addition, the Prosecutor General Yuri Lutsenko declared that Savchenko was planning to organize a terrorist attack in the Parliament. Savchenko is charged with just 7 articles of the Criminal code, including a terrorist attack, and actions aimed at the seizure of state power.