The Shevchenkovsky district court of Kiev on Monday, September 3, did not have time to consider the petition of the main military Prosecutor’s office on the extension of a measure of restraint – detention Deputy of Hope Savchenko, reports “Radio Freedom”.
Thus, the court considered the request Savchenko and her lawyers, and postponed consideration of the petition for Tuesday, September 4, in connection with the completion of the working day. The court also took into account the fact that, according to Savchenko, “the participants in the process tired.”
Prosecutors in the case of the people’s Deputy declares that if the court does not have time to consider the extension of the arrest Savchenko’s Deputy until September 7 – this day expires term of detention – that Savchenko could influence witnesses or leave the territory of Ukraine.
At the same time, the protection Savchenko has stated that the concerns of prosecutors are unfounded, since the leader of the militants “DNR” Alexander Zakharchenko, which was called a risk factor, has died.
Recall that on 9 August the Kyiv court of Appeals upheld the extension of arrest of the Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Hope Savchenko until September 7.
The MP is suspected of preparing attacks in Parliament and the government quarter of Kiev. Prosecutor General Yury Lutsenko declared that he has all the proof that Savchenko was planning an armed coup, which would lead to mass casualties among the civilian population. In particular, according to the GPU, planned to attack Kiev from the grenade launcher. Also suspect her co-detainees informed Vladimir Ruban plotting the assassination of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.