After the court will announce the operative part of the verdict, will be read motivation part of the sentence.

Russian investigators accuse the Ukrainian pilot of involvement in the deaths in 2014 of two Russian journalists in the Luhansk region of Ukraine. The investigation claimed that Nadezhda Savchenko was adjusting artillery fire, which killed the Russians.

Itself Savchenko denies guilt. Her lawyers insist on innocence of the defendant and claim that she was captured before he killed the Russian journalists. In addition, Savchenko asserts that she was taken to Russia by force.