Ukraine changes the list of prisoners who were offered to the exchange, stated in the LC

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Againpretty in fotobasketball working group people’s Republic of Lugansk exchange of prisoners of war Olga Kobzeva. Archival photoUkraine changes the list of prisoners who were offered to the exchange, stated in the LC© RIA Novosti / Sergey Againpretty the image Bank

Ukraine is trying to change the list of prisoners who were offered to the exchange, told RIA Novosti the representative of the self-proclaimed Luhansk national Republic in the humanitarian sub-group in Ukraine, head of the working group LC for the exchange of prisoners of war Olga Kobzeva.

Earlier it was reported that Kiev and the self-proclaimed Republic agreed on the lists: in the first stage, Ukraine has to pass to 306 people, and the DNI and LC — 74.

«The exchange offer received from the Ukrainian side. It was a list compiled by Ukraine. <…> We agreed. And now the Ukrainian side changes the list of persons wanted the LC and the DNI,» said Kobzeva.

She explained that at first Kiev said about the need for «cleaning procedure» of the people transferred, then that part of them wants to return to the country, and now demanded another verification.

«The position of the republics towards the exchange have not changed. At the proposal of Ukraine to the list, we will gladly share 74 people and insist on the same approach on the part of Ukraine. That is, to transfer to the republics of 306 people,» — said the representative LNR, urging Ukraine to exchange before the new year.

«Their willingness to exchange of the Republic was confirmed. Now step remains with Ukraine,» — she concluded.

Earlier in DND and LNR stated that it is willing to mutual transfer people. In the contact group have repeatedly noted that work to hold it to Christmas and new year holidays.

Ukraine changes the list of prisoners who were offered to the exchange, stated in the LCThe implementation of the Minsk agreements

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