Two Ukrainians released from captivity in Donbas
15:10, 7 June 2016

Two Ukrainians released from captivity in Donbas

State Border Guard Service reported this on June 7

15:10, 7 June 2016


“Yesterday, two people who used to be held captive, crossed the checkpoint in Zaitsevo, Luhansk region, located on the militant-controlled territory”, the agency’s press service reported. No further details of the rescue operation are available so far.   

According to the SBU (Ukraine's Security Service), currently there are 111 Ukrainian citizens held hostage by pro-Russia militants in Donbas, over 600 more considered missing.

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