News agency 'Vchasno'

The Militants Have Declared Their Readiness to Exchange Hostages before the End of this Week

The leader of Russia-controlled terrorist group “DNR”, Alexander Zakharchenko, said that the exchange of Ukrainian hostages for the CDDR militants will take place on Wednesday, December 27.

In so doing, according to the leader of the militants, the exchange will be made according to the formula "306 by 74".

"Today, the last conditions were negotiated, and on the 27th of this month there will be an exchange according to the formula "306 by 74", - Zakharchenko said.

He made the statement after a meeting with Patriarch Kirill. The meeting was also attended by the leader of the pro-Russian movement "Ukrainian Choice" Viktor Medvedchuk and the leader of the terrorist group "LNR" Leonid Pasechnik, RIA Novosti reported.