1st February-the Exchange of prisoners between security forces and militias, according to the "10 for 10" was held in Lugansk people's Republic.
The exchange went on the road connecting the capital of the Republic kontroliruemyi near the city of shchastya, near the bridge on the side of the LC. The exchange came under the supervision of the Special commissioners monitoringovoe of the OSCE mission in Ukraine, also attended from Ukraine Irina Gerashchenko reported in the report " Luganskinform ".
Lugansk people's Republic handed over to the Ukrainian side, 10 soldiers of the armed forces. Its part of the Kiev Military handed over to representatives of the Republic of 10 prisoners, among whom were not only the soldiers of the people's militia LNR, but also civilians. And among them, among them was one under the age of majority. In addition, among the transferred one wounded fighters with a splint on his leg. It immediately gave the doctors of " ambulance ". The head of Ukraine at the same time, said about the release of 10 security officers in a private Twitter account: "Friends, good news – rescued from captivity 10 of our guys ". In mid-June, the Commissioner of Ukraine in the sub-working group on humanitarian issues of the contact group Irina Gerashchenko reported that in captivity militias Donetsk and Lugansk national republics remain about 270 Ukrainian soldiers. First, the representative for human rights DND Daria Morozova reported that the number of prisoners held by the Ukrainian security forces, reached 1, 5 thousand People. In her expressions, only 250 people of this number are members of the militia, and the rest were civilians. However, she stressed that the DNR gave the Kiev all the prisoners.