Vice-speaker of the Verkhovna Rada, the representative of the humanitarian sub-group the Minsk process Irina Gerashchenko said that to unlock the process of liberation of the hostages, every effort. She reported about it in Facebook.
Gerashchenko noted that on January 26 held a teleconference humanitarian sub-groups to discuss one topic – the release of the hostages. “The Ukrainian side has conducted an extensive search work on the analysis of those valid lists that use all parties in the framework of the Minsk group. Are doing everything possible to unblock the process of release of hostages”, – said Vice-speaker.
According to Gerashchenko, yesterday met families of the hostages with representatives of all agencies and law enforcement agencies entering into an interagency SBU center for missing and release of hostages. “All structures are aware of the need to coordinate their efforts with the security service to intensify the search for the missing social support to the families of the missing and hostages,” she said.
Gerashchenko added that the meeting was also attended by volunteers, community leaders and representatives of churches who help in the search, the release of hostages and support of their families.
16 Jan Irina Gerashchenko reported that the terrorists insisted on the immediate transfer of about 700 people in exchange for 50 Ukrainian hostages.
January 24, adviser to the head of the SBU Yuriy tandit has said that Ukraine is ready to exchange Ukrainian hostages by the formula 57 to 228 people.