The prosecution asked the court sentenced to 14 years in prison Brazilian Rafael of Lusvardi on charges of participation in a terrorist organization and illegal armed groups in Donbas. About it on March 19, reported the press service of the Prosecutor of Kiev to Facebook.
March 19 in Pavlograd district court in Dnipropetrovsk region held a debate on the case of Lusury.
“During the debate, the Prosecutor supported the entire volume is given in evidence in court and asked court to appoint accused punishment in the form of imprisonment for a period of 14 years with confiscation of property. In turn, the defendant in the debate pleaded guilty in part of its activities in the extralegal armed groups, but denied involvement in terrorist organizations”, – reported in Prosecutor’s office.
The court extended the arrest of the Brazilian until may 16, 2018. On may 2, the date of the statement of Lusvardi the last word. After that the court should be removed to the consultative room for decision-making.
25 January 2017 the Pechersky district court of Kiev sentenced Lusvardi to 13 years of imprisonment with confiscation of property for participation in a terrorist organization.
On 17 August the Kyiv court of Appeals ordered a new trial in the case of Lusvardi due to significant irregularities during the proceedings in first instance.
In December, Brazilian released under the personal obligation.
May 4, 2018 activists of the nationalist organization C14 detained Lusvardi on the territory of the male of the Svyato-Pokrovsky Kiev monastery of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate and led him to the security Service of Ukraine, demanding to remand.
On may 7 of Lusvardi is in jail.