The Ukrainian side on the last working day of the week within the framework of the exchange of prisoners released 10 the militia, said the representative of the President of Ukraine on the peaceful settlement in the Donbass, the people's the people's Deputy Irina Gerashchenko.
"These are citizens who, say, have not committed serious crimes, but maybe there are hostages of the information campaign, imposing," said Gerashchenko on air of TV channel " 112 Ukraine ". According to the Ukrainian envoy that released on the last working day of the week from the captivity of the Military are in serious psychological condition, but physically healthy.
remember, on the last working day of the week in Lugansk people's Republic said about the first of February the prisoner exchange between security forces and militias, according to the " 10 by 10 ". The exchange went on the road connecting the capital of the Republic and controlled by the Kiev city of schastya, near the bridge on the side of LNR under the supervision of authorized Special monitoring mission of OSCE in Ukraine and the Deputy Irina Gerashchenko from the Ukrainian side. 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, the remaining – civilians. However, she stressed that the DNR gave the Kiev all the prisoners.