UN mission in Ukraine has no powers to assess situation in Crimea, diplomats noteWorld September 25, 21:11
Gentlefan continues: Manchester United fans to get raincoats ahead of encounter with CSKASport September 25, 20:30
US-led coalition denies charges of US units leading Syrian 'opposition' through IS linesWorld September 25, 18:49
Supplies of S-400 systems to Turkey may begin within two yearsMilitary & Defense September 25, 18:14
Ukraine involved in illegal arms deliveries to South Sudan — Amnesty InternationalWorld September 25, 18:01
Russian general's death in Syria result of US double-dealing in war on terror — diplomatRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 25, 17:42
Russia's top diplomat says conditions in Syria ripe for defeating terroristsRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 25, 17:07
Russian envoy notes US actions in Syria as Washington's true colors on anti-terror policyRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 25, 17:00
Economy minister believes new technologies will drive Russia’s economyBusiness & Economy September 25, 16:50
MOSCOW, September 20. /ITAR-TASS/. Self-defence of the proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic and Ukraine’s military agreed on exchange of the prisoners of war on the 28-for-28 basis, a representative of the Donetsk committee on prisoners of war told ITAR-TASS on Sunday.
The time for the exchange is being discussed now.
On Saturday, September 20, the Republic and Kiev exchanged prisoners of war on the “38 for 38” basis. The exchange, which took place 60 kilometres from Donetsk, was observed by the OSCE mission. It was over at 18:35 local time (7:35pm Moscow time).
According to the decisions of the Contact Group, which met in Minsk on September 5, exchange of prisoners of war should be organised on the “all for all” basis.