Poroshenko met with the lawyers Savchenko and thanked them for their work

Порошенко встретился с адвокатами Савченко и поблагодарил их за работу

President Petro Poroshenko met with lawyers mark Feigin and Nicholas Polozova that was protecting Hope Savchenko in a Russian court, the press service of the guarantor.

The head of state called the release of the hope of total victory. “Each of you I thank for the help that was provided, and it has played an important role. Effective coordination of our actions contributed to the issue and Hopes to return home. You played a very important role. It should not be underestimated. Thanks for the help. You are not afraid to come to the defense Hopes Savchenko, but also universal values”, – said Poroshenko.

The President also stressed that lawyers can count on his full support in the release of other Ukrainians illegally detained in Russian prisons.

“And for them we will fight. We will make every effort to ensure that they returned to Ukraine”, – said Poroshenko, commenting on the conviction of the Chechen court Nikolay Karpyuk and Stanislav Klychu.

The head of state drew attention to the absence at the meeting another lawyer Ilya Novikov, noting that he’s now in Chechnya.

“For us, as for the Russians, it is a great shame that in the 21st century there are political prisoners. It’s a shame that is not washed off, in a country that’s been through so much, there are political prisoners,” – said Feigin.

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Recall, the foreign Ministry called the verdict shameful Chechen court Karpiuk and Klychu.

As reported previously, Feygin and Polozov gave a press conference on the return of Savchenko to Ukraine.