Zakharova: no cyberattack on Russian foreign ministry’s websiteRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 23, 18:29
Russia not ready to say whether it will cut oil production or freeze itBusiness & Economy October 23, 17:29
Experts probing into situation around cyberattack on Russian foreign ministry’s websiteRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 23, 17:05
Two bandits killed in special operation in Nizhny Novgorod - sourceWorld October 23, 15:15
S Arabian minister invites Russian counterpart to GCC oil ministers meetingBusiness & Economy October 23, 13:42
A family of eight killed in airstrike near Mosul - TVWorld October 23, 13:08
Kiev military launch more than 200 shells, destroy house in DonbassWorld October 23, 11:10
Rescuers evacuate 15 people from house hit by gas explosionSociety & Culture October 23, 11:07
Russian health minister says producing vaccines in Nicaragua is "very profitable"Society & Culture October 23, 7:36
KIEV, July 28. /TASS/. The Ukrainian president’s administration has refuted reports about the exchange of two Russian nationals who were arrested in Ukraine for Ukrainian servicemen kept prisoner in the self-proclaimed republics.
"Reports about such exchange are not true. It is a fake," spokesman for the Ukrainian presidential administration Andrei Lysenko told journalists on Tuesday.
Earlier, a number of media reported that Russian nationals Alexander Alexandrov and Yevgeny Yerofeyev, who had been detained by Ukrainian servicemen in the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic (LPR) and taken to Kiev, were exchanged for Ukrainian servicemen kept prisoner in the self-proclaimed republics.
Alexandrov and Yerofeyev were detained near the settlement of Schastye near Luhansk on May 16, 2015. The Ukrainian authorities claimed the two men were allegedly Russian servicemen. Two days later, the Russian defense ministry denied this fact, saying these men had not been on military service at the moment of detention.
On May 22, 2015, Kiev’s district court places the two Russians under arrest. On June 10, Kiev’s Court of Appeals ruled to keep them under arrest.