In Ukraine more than 10 Russian military personnel who were directly involved in a hybrid war in the Donbass. About this on air of the TV channel NewsOne, said Parliament Commissioner for human rights Valeria Lutkovska.
Answering the question whether there is among Russians in Ukraine, Russian military personnel, Lutkovska said: “There, of course.”
“I remember approximately 11-12 names. Somewhere in the middle. I suggested to the Ombudsman of the Russian Federation to come to visit them, because it would have given me the opportunity to go to Russia and visit of the Ukrainians. To see the conditions under which contain Stanislaw Klyh, in what terms now, Alexander Kolchenko, to know how is Oleg Sentsov. Unfortunately, such a visit has not yet taken place”, – underlined Lutkovska.
According to her, the visit this did not happen, although there have been several proposals.
“We agreed to update our Memorandum of cooperation. Plan to do in January. I will propose to enshrine as one of the forms of cooperation, just mutual visits by the citizens of their countries,” – said Lutkovska.
She said that the convicted Russians in Ukraine 320 people.
“They have been convicted of different crimes. It is not only those associated with the conflict. These are different issues that can arise among citizens of the Russian Federation on the territory of Ukraine. Approximately 20 persons – those people who are associated with the conflict in the Donbas, or with events in the Crimea. The rest are people who have committed certain criminal offenses on the territory of Ukraine”, – she noted.
Lutkovska did not mention the following formula for the exchange of Ukrainian hostages.”This is the format of the talks (in Minsk – ed.), – she added.
Parliament Commissioner for human rights stressed that on 27 December was released 74 Ukrainian. She explained that one woman refused after liberation to return to the territory controlled by Ukraine for family reasons.
President Petro Poroshenko said that Ukraine in the framework of the exchange of detainees 27 Dec did not release and did not pass the Kremlin-controlled fighters are in Ukrainian prisons citizens of Russia, as plans to exchange them for Ukrainian prisoners held in Russia and the temporarily occupied Crimea.
27 December 2017 was held on the largest scale in the recent exchange of Ukrainian hostages in the Donbass.
The DNI and LC – terrorist organizations seized with the support of the Russian Federation of the Donetsk and Lugansk regions of Ukraine. Both organizations created, funded and maintained by Russia, where, among other things, the terrorists are getting fighters, trainers, and heavy equipment, weapons, ammunition, and fuel.
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