Anton Gerashchenko: the Political future of Russia depends on itself

Антон Геращенко: Политическое будущее Савченко зависит от нее самой

The political future of the people’s Deputy of Ukraine Hope Savchenko depends on her. About it on air of TV channel “112 Ukraine” said MP, member of the faction “people’s front” Anton Gerashchenko.

“Regarding the political future Savchenko, it depends on her. She is a member of Parliament, and on Tuesday we’ll be happy to see her in the hall of the Verkhovna Rada. She is also a member of the parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, and soon all MEPs will be able to personally shake her hand. Then it all depends on her action: either she will strengthen the party “Fatherland”, or go to an independent political project, or maybe just to live the life of a simple Ukrainian woman, will strengthen the family”, – said Gerashchenko.

The Deputy also stressed that Ukraine’s victory will come when Russia stops its occupation of Ukrainian territory.

“Putin did it under the threat of international pressure on the two Russian terrorists have changed only Savchenko. Today I heard about the new detentions and arrests of Crimean Tatars. In fact, Putin has the opportunity to keep in the Crimea, millions of our fellow citizens, as well as civilians in the Donbass. Victory will be when we force Putin to return the occupied territories”, – said Gerashchenko.

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The politician also hoped that further joint actions of Ukraine and the international community will repatriate remaining political prisoners within the territory of the Russian Federation.

“I’m glad to be back Savchenko, but it is a pity that she returned alone. Because dozens of our guys are in the status of political prisoners in Russia. Hope for further joint actions of Ukraine and the international community will allow them to return”, – said Gerashchenko.

Антон Геращенко: Политическое будущее Савченко зависит от нее самой

At the same time the extra fractional people’s Deputy Vladimir Parasyuk said that the fate of the remaining political prisoners depends on the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.

“I am happy that Savchenko came back and that she is now on home soil will conduct the struggle against the aggressor and against the problems that exist within the country. For the rest of the prisoners meets the President, it depends on him. If he wants to do, he will do it. If he does for the sake of their own PR – it’s all over”, – Parasyuk said the TV channel “112 Ukraine”.

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As reported, on Wednesday, may 25, Russian President Vladimir Putin pardoned convicted for alleged murder of Russian journalists in the Donbas Hope Savchenko. At the same time, the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has pardoned Russian commandos Evgeny Erofeev and Alexander Alexandrov for their exchange for Savchenko. The Russians arrived in Moscow airport “Vnukovo-2” at around 14:00.

On the same day, may 25, at about 15:00 Savchenko arrived on the plane of the President of Ukraine to the airport “Borispol”, where he made the first statement to the press.

After that, Savchenko went to the presidential Administration, where a press conference was held. Also, the pilot visited the office IN “Batkivshchyna”, where he met with the leader of the party Yulia Tymoshenko.

According to first Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Iryna Gerashchenko, Savchenko expressed his desire to work on the issue of release of prisoners.

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