Nadia Savchenko
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Nadia Savchenko: 'They tried to break me'

Nadia Savchenko the Ukrainian fighter pilot sentenced to 22 years in a Russian jail, returned home to Ukraine just over two weeks ago after a pardon from President Vladimir Putin.

Known for her defiant courtroom appearances, where she always protested her innocence, for many at home she became a symbol of resistance to Russia.

Sarah Rainsford went to meet her in Kiev.

  • 10 Jun 2016
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