Press secretary of Leonid Kuchma, a representative of Ukraine in the Trilateral Contact Group, Darkа Olifer, said the preparations for the mutual release of the “confirmed persons” held in the so-called “DNR” and “LNR” and Ukrainian prisons were being conducted. It is about people who are detained in institutions of the penitentiary system of Ukraine.
“The humanitarian subgroup confirmed the location of 69 our citizens, whom we are aiming to release. In the institutions of the Ukrainian penitentiary system there are 208 people who are asked by the opposite side,” said the spokeswoman for the representative of Ukraine in the Trilateral Contact Group Leonid Kuchma.
According to the information, it was agreed to work as soon as possible in two parallel directions: legal clearing and preparation for mutual released of confirmed persons and further confirmation of detained persons.