Ukrainian Putin ally Viktor Medvedchuk exchanged for 200 Azov battalion fighters, Zelenskiy says

Prime minister says 215 soldiers imprisoned by Russia, including fighters who led the defence of Mariupol’s Azovstal steelworks, have been released

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Ukraine has announced that 215 Ukrainian and foreign citizens have been released by Russia in a prisoner exchange, including fighters who led the defence of Mariupol’s Azovstal steelworks that became an icon of Ukrainian resistance.

Russia received 55 prisoners including Viktor Medvedchuk, a former Ukrainian lawmaker and ally of Russia’s President Vladimir Putin accused of high treason, the Ukrainian leader, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, said in his daily address.

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@joaoinghana

RT @lesiavasylenko: 215 Ukrainian prisoners of war returned home from russian captivity. #Ukraine gave up 55 POWs and #putin’s close ally V…

Posted on: 2022-09-29 12:51

@IamMeadows

@RonFilipkowski This guy once mediated peace talks too: https://t.co/ZlS94f3OEH

Posted on: 2022-09-29 02:29

@frank3davies

RT @lesiavasylenko: 215 Ukrainian prisoners of war returned home from russian captivity. #Ukraine gave up 55 POWs and #putin’s close ally V…

Posted on: 2022-09-28 04:42

@craigthomler

@Kev_____l @HoutmanBas @FaranBalanced @georgegalloway @TheOliverStone @jacksonhinklle @calebmaupin @scottienhughes… https://t.co/ZthMLnkVvW

Posted on: 2022-09-28 00:26

@Bassaces1

RT @lesiavasylenko: 215 Ukrainian prisoners of war returned home from russian captivity. #Ukraine gave up 55 POWs and #putin’s close ally V…

Posted on: 2022-09-26 22:31

@TMzyzptlk

RT @z3dster: The head of the pro Russian Ukrainian party that fed misinformation in the run up to the 2020 election to Rudy, Grassley, and…

Posted on: 2022-09-26 19:20

@Chxta

Prisoner swaps are a thing: https://t.co/1fJgcN65a6 Basil Davidson said that when he, and 99 others, were exchange… https://t.co/CCrvRH0qWi

Posted on: 2022-09-26 10:03

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