The vicinities of Donetsk and Mariupol, port city in Donetsk region, took most of the attacks over the mentioned period. Small arms fire was reported in Taramchuk and Starohnativka; a sniper squad’s presence was reported in Starohnativka, too. Avdiivka went under fire from 82 mm mortar, RPGs and small arms.
No cases of violations of ceasefire regime in Luhansk region were reported.
Earlier today, the Russia-backed militants stated that they had agreed with the Ukrainian side on the 618 x 47 exchange of prisoners of war. This was announced by the representative of the so-called Luhansk People’s Republic in the sub-group on humanitarian question of the Contact Group on Donbas Olga Kobtseva, reported by the information resource of militants.
According to her the agreement was reached during the Minsk meeting on September 21.
“An agreement was reached to hold the prisoners exchange between “LPR”, “DPR” and Ukraine. We will pass 47 people, and we get 618 in exchange. This agreement was documented during the meeting of the Contact group on September 21,” – Kobtseva stated.