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Savchenko to be brought to pre-trial detention centre in Rostov Region 25 July

24 July 2015
Savchenko to be brought to pre-trial detention centre in Rostov Region 25 July

High Commissioner for Human Rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova received replies to her official request to the Russian Federation Prosecutor General’s Office and the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia about location of Nadezhda Savchenko.

Since 17 July 2015 Nadezhda Savchenko has been being transferred by the scheduled railway guard to the city of Rostov-on-Don, to be brought to the destination on 25 July 2015. She will be placed in one of the pre-trial detention centres of the Rostov Region General Directorate of the FPS of Russia, the official replies say.

Nadezhda Savchenko is in satisfactory condition.

The High Commissioner keeps following up on the situation.

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