The representative of Ukraine in the tripartite contact group Leonid Kuchma, commenting on the fighters of the liberation of the Ukrainian hostages in exchange for the issuance of the militants, they requested individuals noted that the process was “difficult and exhausting”. Review of the second President, his press Secretary Darka olifer published in his Facebook.
“Of course, this joyous occasion has been waiting for hundreds of families. A large number of people was gathered to ensure that the release took place as soon as possible and in compliance with all current legislation,” – said Kuchma, thanking all involved in “this most difficult job.”
He noted that the negotiations and consultations on this issue continued almost since the war began, but the content and results were obtained within the framework of the Minsk process.
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“It’s hard to explain how difficult and exhausting this process has been how much effort was spent in order to get people back to their families. Now we see that it was not in vain, and it inspires us to continue our work,” said Kuchma.
Today, December 27, checkpoint Maori in the suburbs temporarily occupied Gorlovka held a large-scale exchange of Ukrainian hostages among Pro-Russian militants on the individuals that they want to receive in return. Ukraine Kremlin puppet gave 74 people.
In turn, the Ukrainian side, according to the negotiator Viktor Medvedchuk conveyed in ORDA 237 individuals, instead of the announced 306: 40 persons included in the terrorist list was released earlier, 29, the refused to exchange.
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