The exchange of prisoners between Donetsk national Republic and Kiev on a "four by two" was held Tuesday in neutral territory.
Scheduled first fifteen. 00 and moved to more later time, the Exchange of prisoners by the formula "four by two" occurred in the neutral zone between Ukrainian post and post the DPR in the area of settlements Marinka and Aleksandrovka, reports RIA " Novosti ".
August 26 took place the Exchange of prisoners "12 on 12" between Ukrainian security forces and Donetsk people's Republic. August 8, Deputy chief of a staff corps of the people's militia LNR Igor Yashchenko said that the Kiev side three times disrupted the Exchange of prisoners with proclaimed Luhansk people's Republic. August 7, Donetsk and Lugansk people's Republic handed over the list of prisoners the official representative of Kiev Viktor Medvedchuk. August 5, cooperating with the Ukrainian security service volunteer Yury Tandit stated that the SBU is in the process of negotiations in Minsk as if he had been transferred to the Donetsk and Luhansk people's republics with a list of 183 Ukrainian prisoners. 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. Prior to this, 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.