The real purpose of the visit of the Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Hope Savchenko in the self-proclaimed Donetsk people’s Republic was not a desire to check conditions of detention of prisoners of security forces. This opinion was expressed on his page in Facebook Ukrainian MP Anton Gerashchenko.
As the politician believes, the purpose of the trip, “put, most likely, its curators” — to enter the territory of the DNI outside CAT, “and, therefore, to show that if you want, anyone can pass on the temporarily occupied territory”. He believes that Savchenko and her attendants should be prepared administrative reports, “moreover, parliamentary immunity does not play any difference.”
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Gerashchenko also called on those responsible for control at the border between Kiev-controlled territories and the DNI to draw conclusions about the quality of their work, because, “if Savchenko crossed by car, on fields, the line of demarcation, you can do it and others”, and in the car can be anything. “That Hope Savchenko and accompanying persons have already been transported to the occupied territory of Donbass actually in this time, we will never know,” he says.
Savchenko was visited by DNR and spoke with prisoners Ukrainian security forces on February 24. Following the visit, she made a short statement in which, inter alia, urged parties to the conflict to make an exchange according to the formula “all for all”.
Donetsk and Lugansk national Republic declared its independence in the spring of 2014 after the change of leadership of Ukraine in the Maidan. In April, Kiev authorities launched against them by the military operation.