From the beginning of the year 9 militants surrendered to the police of Donetsk region. Most of them did it last week. As the press service of the Main Directorate of the Regional National Police informs, now all of them "provide valuable testimonies about the military service in the DNR.
Most of those who surrendered are residents of the territory under Ukraine's control, among them one woman. Two of them left the occupied cities.
The police say that in some cases, special operations are carried out to withdraw former militants from the occupied territory.
Law enforcers emphasize that from the beginning of the year 74 militants were brought to justice, and in just three years - more than 1200.
We recall, in March, was announced the number of militants who returned to Ukraine. In general, this is 200 people.
The courts released 125 participants of the program from criminal liability, another 9 - from serving their sentence.
The program of the Security Service is designed to return citizens to the territory controlled by Ukraine, who voluntarily refused to participate in the armed formations of militants. It is valid from August 18, 2015.