Vadim Plasticotto: RIA Novosti
The exchange of detainees between Russia and Ukraine is at the final stage, said the head of the Ukrainian foreign Ministry Vadim pristayko in an interview with “Radio Liberty” reports “Strenia”.
The Minister refused to name a specific date and the number of those who can enter the lists on the exchange. According to Pristayko, the exchange will be “more difficult”, “it consists of several groups.” “Let’s say, three groups of people we want to exchange”, — said the diplomat.
October 9 President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky said that the following exchange could take place after a meeting of leaders “Norman Quartet.”
The exchange of prisoners between Kiev and Moscow took place on September 7 according to the formula “35 on 35”. Russia, in particular, gave Director Oleg Sentsov, Ukraine — a former anti-aircraft gunners of the self-proclaimed Donetsk people’s Republic (DPR) Vladimir Tzemach, who was called a valuable witness to the collapse of the Malaysian “Boeing” in 2014.
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