The people’s Deputy Hope Savchenko, who is under arrest, wrote a letter to Russian President Vladimir Putin. In the letter, she asked pardon of Ukrainian political prisoners.
About it reports a press-service of the lawsuit against Facebook.
“An exceptional situation that has developed around the fate of my countrymen, citizens of Ukraine, who are now in prison of the Russian Federation, life and health of which are now in serious danger, as time goes on a few days, or even hours, in time to save their lives, can not make me to contact You personally, through the open letter with a sincere request, from me personally, on behalf of my constituents, on behalf of everyone concerned in Ukraine and around the world to the fate of the Ukrainian prisoners in Russia, to free the citizens of Ukraine who are in Russian prisons and pre-trial detention, by any legal way”, – said in a letter on behalf of Savchenko.
According to her, “Your such a gesture of goodwill, as the head of the Russian Federation”, would demonstrate to the world the desire to help the Ukrainian citizens to see their families and loved ones back home and to show that “human life is the highest value for the Russian people and its representatives in the government.”
“I ask You to make a decision to pardon and make this step to peace in the Ukrainian land, peace between the Ukrainian and Russian peoples and peace in the international relations of Russia and Ukraine and other countries of the civilized democratic society was possible that the Russian Federation is important , based on Your statements,” said Savchenko.