25 Ukrainian soldiers held by separatists could be free before Orthodox Easter
About 25 Ukrainian soldiers held captive by Russian-backed separatist forces could be free by the end of this week.
This is according to a post by Iryna Herashchenko - first deputy chairwoman of the Ukrainian parliament.
Herashchenko claims the Minsk humanitarian group will hold yet another meeting today.
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The last meeting led to the agreement of an exchange format. Herashchenko says the prisoner swap will likely take place before the Orthodox Easter.
Russian-backed separatist forces currently holding over 110 Ukrainian hostages in the occupied areas.