Chris Kaba’s family welcomes the Met firearms officer’s suspension but says there is “no urgency”.
She tells the BBC that the Queen “carved her own role” in a world dominated by men.
Three men captured while fighting with Ukraine’s military are among the five released.
President Volodymyr Zelensky says the gains were made in the east and south during a swift counter-offensive.
The BBC hears accusations that Russian forces electrocuted prisoners and shot civilians in the Kharkiv region.
Ukraine says it will not force deserters to return to Russia where they would face prison.