Meeting of the Italian court in the case of Marcia postponed to July 5

The hearing on remand to the serviceman of National guard of Ukraine Vitaly Marcelo detained in Italy on suspicion in murder of Italian photojournalist Andrea Rochelle, rescheduled for July 5. About it reports the UNIAN.

“Update of information on the case of Vitaly Marcia. The court deferred to this stage a day in connection with the study of the case of the new Italian lawyer to represent Vitaly”, – stated in the message.

As previously reported, the Deputy commander of a platoon of a battalion of them. Kulchytsky (volunteer formation of the National guard of Ukraine) Markiv was arrested on 30 June in Italy on suspicion in murder of the Italian citizen, photojournalist Andrea Rokelli in may 2014 near Slavyansk.

According to Deputy Prosecutor General Yevgeny Enina, suspicion Ukrainians put forward by the Prosecutor’s office in Athens. Also ENIN announced that the GPU appealed to the Italian authorities to provide solid evidence of guilt Markiv or immediately release him.

MP, coordinator of the national guard battalion named after General Kulchytsky Andrew Antonischak who is familiar with the detained Vitaly Merkavim in the service, noted that in 2014 the Ukrainian military is armed with mortars was not.

Later the adviser to the interior Minister Anton Gerashchenko said that the Russian security services could contribute to the arrest in Italy Vitaly Marcia.

The NSU said that they will provide the necessary assistance to the detained national guardsman and also highlightthat in 2014 the battalion of a name of the Hero of Ukraine General Kulchytsky didn’t have any mortar.

Recall, may 24, 2014 near the village Andreevka near Slavyansk, Donetsk region, under mortar fire hit a group of foreign journalists. Italian photographer Andrea Rokkelli and his translator were killed.