Defense of ex Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko lodged a cassation appeal on the sentence of Pechersk District Court, by which Yu. Tymoshenko was imprisoned for 7 years.

Lawyer of Yu. Tymoshenko Oleksandr Plakhotnyuk said this to UNIAN.

“This morning the defense of Yulia Tymoshenko lodged a cassation appeal to the High specialized court of Ukraine on consideration of criminal and civil”, - he said.