German Chancellor Angela Merkel and President of France Emmanuel macron welcomed the release of 73 hostages and called for the speedy release of the remaining Ukrainians, the press service of the Bundestag.
In addition, they are encouraged to give full access to the International Committee of the red cross to search for missing persons.
Merkel and macron call “as soon as possible to implement the agreements which they (the parties of the Minsk agreements – ed.) signed to alleviate the suffering of the people.”
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Today from captivity of the militants were released 73 Ukrainian. Media published a list of their names. In Borispol a few hundred people waiting for the arrival of the presidential plane with the freed Ukrainians on Board.
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