Russian proxies must release illegally detained Ukrainians, - Ukraine’s envoy in Minsk

12:50, 15 May 2017

The issue of release of Ukrainian citizens illegally detained and held captive by Russia sponsored militants is the No.1 topic of today’s agenda in Minsk, Belarus. Iryna Gerashchenko, Ukraine’s envoy in humanitarian subgroup of Minsk talks group, said that on Monday, May 15th.

Parties to Minsk Trilateral Contact Group discuss this topic among the others during the session in the Belarussian capital. According to Iryna Gerashchenko, currently Russian proxies illegally held at least 128 Ukrainian citizens in captivity.