About this he wrote on his page on Facebook.
Novikov said that Savchenko told him about his intention to come to appeal in cases of Cliche Stanislav and Nikolay Karpyuk 11 October in Strasbourg.
"I first tried to dissuade her, but then I thought, what could be the reason. Chances Karpyuk and Cliche exchange depend on attention to their business. If you have Hopes of getting to come to PR it would be very beneficial (as then happened)," wrote the lawyer.
Novikov pointed out the number of details that say that the visit Savchenko in Russia was not expecting.
"At the end of the voyage we received a sharp increase in attention to the case of Nicholas and Stas" - he said.