In occupied Luhansk, they stated that they were ready to convey to Ukraine 44 detainees from the Sukhodolsk correctional colony, who expressed their desire to move to the territory in control of Kyiv for the remainder of the term. This is reported by TASS with reference to the online resource “Luganskinform Center” controlled by militants.
It is noted that prisoners were sentenced to 2014. “The Head of the Interdepartmental Commission on the Transfer of Sentenced Persons to the Punishment of the Luhansk People’s Republic by 2014, Roman Vedmedenko, confirmed that the statements of the convicts were considered within the framework of the commission, with 44 of them taking a decision on their readiness to transfer them to the territory, controlled by Ukraine”, the report said. Earlier, the representative of Ukraine in the humanitarian subgroup of the trilateral contact group, Iryna Gerashchenko, said that Ukraine was ready to convey to Russia 36 Russians for the sake of the release of Ukrainian political prisoners from the Russian Federation.