Humanitarian group to discuss POW exchange and missing persons search – Ombudswoman’s office

June 05, 2019 12:29

Donetsk, Jun 5 – DAN. The members of the Minsk humanitarian subgroup plan to discuss the prisoner exchange and search for missing persons, the press service of the DPR Ombudswoman Daria Morozova said.

“The humanitarian working group embarked on its meeting in Minsk at 11 a.m. today. Prisoner exchange issues and organization of search for missing persons is on the agenda,” the statement reads.

The previous round of talks took place on May 15 in a video conference format. The negotiators agreed to come back to the discussion over the concept of missing persons search tabled by the ICRC. At the same time, the talks failed to yield result concerning the rights of detained persons in Ukraine.

Today all the four groups are expected to hold talks in Minsk, and the Contact Group is to sum up the meetings. *ot