Ukrainian authorities on its own initiative transferred the return of their prisoners in exchange for the formula " 12 on 12 ", as he felt the exchange in an unsafe environment, said the Advisor to the Deputy Minister of defence of Ukraine.
"I not only said that the exchange fell through. Just had to be divided into several stages because of security concerns in the lives of our children. Donetsk agreed In this position, which happened the day Before, to take his people... But we are unable to make a decision to return our boys the day Before. Accordingly, suffered at the current moment. Currently they are preparing the return of our children, for this reason it is not disrupted exchange ", – stated the Advisor to the Deputy Minister on air of TV channel " 112 Ukraine ". According to his statement in captivity DNR forces are at least 86 Ukrainian military." At the moment we can speak of 86 soldiers of the military power of Ukraine and about a large number of civil and volunteers who kept us uncontrollable territory ", – He said. Yesterday authorised the Ministry of defence DND said that the Kiev militia passed twelve. Then the militia said that the process of exchange has been suspended from-for attack. Transfer Kiev 12 prisoners of security forces held Friday in Donetsk. However, the commander of the commandant of the regiment DNR Victor Anosov said subsequent exchanges may take place in the coming days, the current or next week, informs RIA " news ". He noticed that, maybe sharing will be done on the principle of " six on six ". All in all, according to him, in captivity of the Ukrainian side remain about 450 soldiers of the army DND.