Denis Pushilin expresses hope that exchange of prisoners between the People’s Republics and Ukraine on December 27 will take place
Permanent Plenipotentiary Representative of the Donetsk People’s Republic at the talks of the Contact Group in Minsk Denis Pushilin commented on the situation with the planned exchange of prisoners and noted that the Republic had expected to hold it on December 27.
“I sincerely hope that Ukraine will fulfill its obligations and on December 27 there will be a long-awaited exchange of prisoners. Finally released, the guys will return to their families, return home,” the plenipotentiary representative said.
We recall that an agreement on the exchange of prisoners between the DPR, the LPR and Ukraine on December 27 was reached today in Moscow at a meeting of the Head of the Donetsk People’s Republic, Alexander Zakharchenko, the Acting Head of the Lugansk People’s Republic Leonid Pasechnik, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill and representative of the Ukrainian party in the subgroup on humanitarian issues Viktor Medvedchuk.