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The self-proclaimed Luhansk national Republic (LNR) unilaterally transferred to Kiev, 64 inmates. About it reports “Lugansk information center”.
As the representative of the LC in the Humanities subgroup of the Contact group Olga Kobzeva, the transfer of prisoners is a goodwill gesture on the part of the self-proclaimed Republic. The transfer process was held on the contact line in the area of the settlement Happiness.
All prisoners were sentenced prior to 2014 and served sentence in places of deprivation of liberty, located on uncontrollable Kiev territories. Lugansk to Kiev, passes them to reside on Ukrainian territory relatives of prisoners had the opportunity to meet them. Thus, according to Kobzeva, LC transmits only those prisoners who expressed a desire to serve his remaining term in the Ukrainian prison. Passed all this time the prisoners were men.
Kobzeva reported that Lugansk will continue this practice transfer of prisoners of Kiev, however, said that those who want to move to Ukrainian prisons, “there are not a lot”.
A similar transfer has been carried out previously. So, the LC unilaterally Ukraine transferred the prisoners until 2014 persons in may, April and March this year. Each of these times passed by 60 people. In February, the Republic was transferred to the Ukrainian side 33 prisoners in December 2018 — 42 prisoners.
Part of Donbass is out of control in Kiev after an armed conflict that lasted almost five years. In April 2014, the Ukrainian government began a military operation against the unrecognized Donetsk and Lugansk national republics, which declared independence from Kiev after the change of the Central government.
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