Gerashchenko reported about the growing number of prisoners being held by the militants

The number of prisoners of Ukrainians being held by Pro-Russian militants in the Donbas had increased to 132.

About this on air of channel 5 said the representative of Ukraine in the Tripartite contact group Irina Gerashchenko.

According to her, “now in this list and a journalist, and civilians who were grabbed by Pro-Ukrainian position. But the second side does not confirm the presence of many people from this list”.

Gerashchenko advised not to wait for exchange on 5 July, when there will be regular talks in Minsk, because after completion of the verification, the militants once again will want to agree on a list of prisoners.

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We will remind, on June 6, former people’s Deputy of Ukraine Egor Firsov said that in the occupied Donetsk were missing journalist and writer Stanislav Vasin. According to him, most likely, the journalist grabbed by the militants. In his apartment are visible signs of forced entry and search. The Vasina account in Facebook active, it send messages and write posts. Last post journalist has been published three hours before the message Firsova – it was a link to the material Vasina about the situation in the occupied Donetsk and Yasinovataya.

Video settings Minsk discussed the lists of persons who may be to convey to the militants in exchange for the Ukrainians

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On 8 June, 08:14