The sentence Savchenko will enter into force on 3 April

The verdict of the Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, who was sentenced in Russia to 22 years in prison, will enter into force on 3 April in case she did not challenge him. About it “RIA Novosti” reported in Donetsk the Rostov region court.

The interlocutor of Agency has told that on 25 March a copy of the verdict and the written translation of the document into the Ukrainian language were presented Savchenko, and now she has 10 days to appeal. In the case that the protection of the convicted do not, it will come into force on 3 April, after which she spent 10 days will be epatirovala in the colony.

On 22 March the court sentenced the Ukrainian army to 22 years of imprisonment. She was found guilty in the case of the death of journalists VGTRK in the Donbass in June 2014. Itself Savchenko didn’t admit the guilt. She also stated that it will not appeal the verdict.

The sentence Savchenko has drawn sharp criticism from Western countries and Kiev. Immediately after the verdict, the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko made a statement in which Moscow offered to exchange Savchenko on “two Russian servicemen”.

The day before, on March 25, the head of the Kremlin administration Sergei Ivanov said that the exchange Savchenko is theoretically possible, but the decision about it can only accept the President of Russia Vladimir Putin.