"I believe that the fact of prisoners' exchange between Russia and Ukraine is a very big step, and a very positive step. If they needed me to join, I would join, but really, a very positive event took place," Donald Trump said.
Earlier US President Donald Trump called the exchange of prisoners between the Russian Federation and Ukraine the good news and stated that this was a step towards peace, and his security adviser John Bolton considered that a serious event. Bolton also stressed that the United States continues to support the people of Ukraine.
On September 7, an exchange of prisoners between Kyiv and Moscow took place.
As we reported earlier, Russia and Ukraine have agreed on exchange "33 on 33". President Zelensky said he hoped for "first results" in the exchange of detainees between Ukraine and Russia soon.
Later, a press secretary of the former Prosecutor General of Ukraine Larysa Sargan reported about the exchange "35 on 35".
Earlier, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky stated he liked the idea to exchange all the prisoners in Russia and in the occupied territories of Donbas and Crimea.