Now in Ukraine there are more than one and a half thousand prisoners of war and political prisoners, But, according to unconfirmed information, such a lot more, and criminal records there are only 20 Of them, told reporters the Ombudsman self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic Daria Morozova.
in her expressions, Ukraine 1541 held political prisoner and prisoner of war.
"But it is only those that we know that they are criminal cases, and it's confirmed. From one and a half thousand criminal record only about 20 people there, and according to unconfirmed information, there are citizens who sit in the cellars of the SBU, and they are not open criminal cases - there are thousands, " said Morozov.
She added that it is possible to find prisoners in nationalist battalions that used them as free labor.
The Ukrainian authorities in April of last year began military action against the self-proclaimed LNR and DND. According to the final data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 8 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbas region is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk the contact group, which since September of last year had already taken 3 of the document, regulating the steps to de-escalate the conflict.