De jure, Savchenko can not be accused of treason – Igor Lutsenko

The prosecution of people’s Deputy of Hope Savchenko treason have more political implications than legal confirmation. Such opinion on air of TV channel NewsOne was expressed by the MP from “Batkivshchyna” Igor Lutsenko.

He noted that, according to lawyers, there is no reason for the prosecution Savchenko treason.

“I talked to some specialized lawyers, former and current prosecutors. In their opinion, de jure today, there is no reason to accuse Savchenko treason. If you really Savchenko and her colleagues can’t work, then you need to look for a solution of this issue to the Committee on national security continued its work. We see that in the regulations of the Verkhovna Rada, these issues were not foreseen. I doubt that we will be able to make objective, from the point of view of law, the decision without the desire Savchenko out of this Committee,” – said Lutsenko.

Yesterday, January 18, the regulation Committee has proposed the Parliament to decide the fate Savchenko. The Committee also sent a letter to the security Service of Ukraine with a request to check the information about the holding of a secret meeting in Minsk (Republic of Belarus) MP

In addition, the Committee on national security has decided to recommend to consider in the session hall of the Parliament the draft resolution on the exclusion of Nadiya Savchenko from this Committee. This decision was made after hearing the information from the SBU about illegitimate actions of the situation in deciding on the release of the hostages, and publishing lists of their names.

In turn itself Savchenko denied the charges of treasonmade at the meeting of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on national security. The MP believes that the actions and statements of the law she violated, and state secrets kept.

Recall that on 11 December it became known that Nadezhda Savchenko secretly visited Minsk, where he met with the leaders of the self-proclaimed “DNR” and “LNR”. In mass media there was information that the Deputy spoke for several hours with Zakharchenko and Carpentry, and the meeting in Minsk was organized by the Federal security service of Russia with the assistance of the Russian Embassy in Belarus.

After the appearance of this information, a number of politicians in Ukraine have accused Savchenko of treason. However, the official intelligence agencies of such allegations against the MP were not nominated.