Kiev, rebels swap captives
Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels were set to complete a swap of hundreds of prisoners as part of a new push for peace. |||
Kostyantynivka, Ukraine – Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels were on Saturday set to complete a swap of hundreds of prisoners as part of a new push for peace that came despite Kiev’s decision to cut off key transport links to breakaway Crimea.
The exchange began Friday on a dark and isolated stretch of a road north of the devastated eastern rebel stronghold of Donetsk, and unfolded as negotiators from both sides held video talks on …read more
Source: Independent Online