Gryzlov: in the Donbass, will continue to exchange prisoners “all for all”
MOSCOW, 27 Jun — RIA Novosti. Work on the exchange of detainees between Kiev and self-proclaimed DND and LNR will continue, said the Plenipotentiary representative of Russia in the contact group on settling the situation in Ukraine, Boris Gryzlov.
“Today, at the Donbass exchanged. This is an important event in the first place, for people who have returned home and celebrate the New year in a circle of friends and relatives. This is the first stage of the exchange in the format of “all for all”, — said Gryzlov.
On Wednesday at the Donbass, it was the biggest prisoner exchange since the conflict began. The procedure was observed by representatives of the Special monitoring mission of the OSCE and the International Committee of the red cross. Earlier it was reported that Kiev intends to transfer to 306 people in exchange for 74, which are in the breakaway DNI and LC.