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 Tortures of hostages stopped due to Minsk groups – Iryna Herashchenko

The ‘DPR’ and ‘LPR’ militants have stopped to torture Ukrainian hostages due to the actions of the contact groups.

Spokeswoman of the humanitarian subgroup of the trilateral contact group, President Petro Poroshenko's envoy for the peaceful settlement of the situation in the Donbas Iryna Herashchenko wrote on Facebook, Censor.NET reports.

"I'm talking about really small, but significant achievement of the Minsk agreements which is recognized by the hostages themselves. The militants stopped torturing Ukrainian hostages after the work of the Minsk groups. This once again confirms the importance of public attention to the topic of the prisoners of war," Herashchenko wrote.

Read more: "I've survived by a miracle. My comrades were killed on the spot" - released Ukrainian soldiers told about tortures in terrorists' captivity. VIDEOИсточник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n375443