140 people remain in militants’ captivity in Donbas, - MP Iryna Herashchenko

Pro-Russian militants are holding 140 hostages in the Donbas, but the exact location of only 50 people is known while the rest must be searched for.

Head of the Parliamentary Committee on European Integration, Poroshenko Bloc faction MP Iryna Herashchenko wrote on Facebook, Censor.NET reports.

"Ukraine has once again brought up the issue of immediate release of all hostages. According to the list developed and updated by the SBU, there is a total of 140 captives as of today including servicemen and civilians.

"At the same time, we have information on the whereabouts of some 50 hostages. The rest must be searched for, and it also requires a more active position of the Red Cross and OSCE, not just a statement of the fact that the access was denied for them or another expression of concern," she wrote.

Herashchenko also informed that at least half of the 50 hostages have illnesses and critical psychological condition. There are women and civilians among them.

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Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n364311