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 DPR Leader Zakharchenko Announced Halt in Prisoners' Exchange

The exchange of prisoners between the terrorists and Ukrainian military was halted until the new round of Minsk negotiations.

This was announced by the leader of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic Alexandr Zakharchenko, Censor.NET reports citing RIA Novosti.

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"We claim for certain people (to be exchanged - ed.), and are being given others. That's why we stop the exchange," he said.

According to Zakharchenko, the exchange of prisoners and making lists of those would be main topics for future negotiations. At the same time, the date of those was not set so far, he announced.

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