Gerashchenko called the latest data on the number of hostages the militants

Gerashchenko called the latest data on the number of hostages the militants

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The separatists confirmed only slightly more than half.

As at 15 Dec in captivity of fighters on Donbass are Ukrainians 110, both military and civilian.

About this on air of the talk show “Right to Vlad,” said the first Deputy head of the Verkhovna Rada Iryna Gerashchenko.

According to her, the militants seized new hostages, so this figure is constantly changing. These people are in Donetsk and Lugansk. With this, the Ukrainian side is very hard to learn from the separatists, how many hostages they are holding – fighters are constantly referred to different figures.

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“In the summer we were able to learn that in the occupied territories are 58 hostages: 52 – in Donetsk, six in Luhansk. And it is important that these people confirmed, and now we are trying to return,” – said Gerashchenko.

However, she added that another 495 people missing.

We will remind, on December 7, it became known that in the talks in Minsk militants refused to release 42 of the Ukrainians in exchange for the 228 “friends”.

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First Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Iryna Gerashchenko called the numbers, how many hostages are in the occupied territories and in Russia. In addition, she spoke about aspects of the release of the hostages, as well as those who were released so-called “law of Savchenko”.