Representatives of Luhansk and Donetsk agreed to exchange the hostages in the format of "all for all" at a meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group in Minsk. Ukraine State Security Service Head’s Adviser Yuriy Tandyt wrote this on Facebook.
He noted that with regard to the release of the hostages Ukrainian side has received answers to two questions.
The militants provided information about 47 Ukrainian hostages.
They also "confirmed they are ready to exchange all for all in the presence of the OSCE representatives", reads the message.