POW swap finishes, sides exchange 76 for 124 people

December 29, 2019 17:10

Donetsk, Dec 29 – DAN. The POW swap between Donbass and Ukraine has been completed.

Kiev handed over to the DPR 61 people. LPR received 63 people. DPR and LPR handed over 76 people.

The convoys arrived at the exchange location at around 10.30 a.m. Verification procedure lasted several hours and was monitored by the OSCE SMM and the ICRC members.

The POW swap is one of the key articles of the Minsk Agreements. The commitment to the “all for all” exchange has been reconfirmed at the recent Normandy Four summit by the sides of the conflict. *ot

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