He said on air of 5 Channel, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrainski Novyny.
"We have reached the point where we are discussing the formula for the release. We are discussing 87 our hostages confirmed by the Donbas terrorists, who are illegally held in Donetsk and Luhansk. We are ready to consider a release by formula "87 by 309"," he said.
Tandit added that among these 309 persons the Ukrainian side is willing to release there are no people who committed grave crimes or crimes related to the anti-terrorist operation.