Russia wants to exchange Savchenko – Federation Council Speaker

Russia wants to exchange Savchenko – Federation Council Speaker

The Speaker of the Federation Council (the upper chamber of the Russian Parliament), Valentina Matvienko, does not rule out the option of exchanging Nadiya Savchenko.

She said this to journalists on Wednesday, TASS news agency reports.

"Currently, a legal formula of a possible exchange is being discussed. I do not rule it out. I believe that it is necessary to use every opportunity to save the lives of our citizens," Matvienko said. The Speaker added: "To do this, we need political will on both sides. Our side has such political will."


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the internet that are open to search systems, hyperlinks to not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. Citing and using materials in ofline-media, mobile apps, SmartTV are allowed only with receipt of a written permission from "". News and publications marked "Advertisement" and articles in the block "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2018 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica
Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
*/ ?>