DPR and Ukraine POW exchange. Archive photo © Donetsk News Agency
Two Donetsk People’s Republic residents were illegally captured by the Ukrainian side, another person died in Odessa detention center, DPR Human Rights Ombudswoman Darya Morozova’s office informed today, Donetsk News Agency reports.
DPR included Odessa activist in prisoner exchange lists during POW exchange attempts with Ukraine multiple times. He died in Odessa detention center #1. It is being reported that the illegally detained citizen was tortured multiple times.
According to the latest information of Ombudswoman’s office, Ukraine detains 934 citizens, among whom 313 are military, 470 are political prisoners and 151 are civilians, which have nothing to do with the conflict. Another 494 went missing.
Source: Donetsk News Agency