Ukraine pilot Savchenko 'will serve' her sentence: Kremlin

Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko was sentenced to 22 years in prison for the 2014 murder of two Russian reportersUkrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko will serve her 22-year jail term over the killing of two Russian journalists, the Kremlin said Saturday despite Kiev’s pushing for a prisoner exchange. “With Savchenko, the situation is as simple and understandable as possible. Savchenko is a convict… She will serve her sentence,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said in excerpts from a televised interview published on TVTs channel’s website.

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