Ukraine – prisoner exchange planned

While media largely reports that yesterdays meeting of the Minsk contact group ended without any progress, separatist sources report today that the parties agreed on a prisoner exchange. 150 captured central government soldiers are to be exchanged with 225 captured separatist fighters.

Meanwhile the negotiations are continued via video conferences and a new meeting in Minsk is scheduled for Friday. The negotiations have been described as very tough.

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