Militants ORDA confirmed that is being held hostage 47 Ukrainians. This was announced by Vice-speaker of the Parliament, the representative of Ukraine in the tripartite contact group in Minsk Irina Gerashchenko on the page in Facebook.
42 held in Donetsk and five in Luhansk. “ORDA confirmed that the hostages there, where they recently visited the UN mission on human rights”, – said Gerashchenko.
Earlier the President Petro Poroshenko reported that confirmed information regarding the 45 hostages.
At the meeting in Minsk also raised the issue of security more than 210 thousand children who live in the Donbass.
“We are pleased that this initiative heard and publicly supported and it is now important to implement it. (…) We appeal to the Russian influence, finally, how this recently promised Lavrov, controlled their fighters and stop shelling civilian settlements from all types of weapons, including the work of snipers and mining”, – said Gerashchenko.
According to the Vice-speaker of the Parliament, the Kremlin’s puppet in Minsk trying to criticize and discredit the Normandy format.
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