People’s Deputy Nadiya Savchenko and Heads of Donetsk and Luhansk militants discussed the lifting of sanctions and the amnesty of the Regions behind the scenes. The Head of the Center for the release of prisoners at SBU Yuriy Kochanov said this at a briefing in Kyiv on Thursday, 112 Ukraine TV Channel reports.
"When we went to Minsk on December 7, SBU did not really know that games are conducted behind the scenes, and in particular the People's Deputy, the representative of Ukraine, visited Minsk. It became known, when it was over... I know the results of this meeting, the representative of Ukraine, MP discussed not only the liberation of the hostages, but also removal of economic sanctions from the regions, as well as amnesty", Kochanov said.
Earlier it was reported that Savchenko meetings with militants benefit neither her nor Ukraine, according to Poroshenko. On December 12 it became known that MP Nadiya Savchenko secretly met with the leaders of the "DPR" and "LPR" in Minsk.