Gerashchenko about the intention of the militants to transfer Savchenko two prisoners: We are happy to release each person

Геращенко о намерении боевиков передать Савченко двух пленных: Мы счастливы освобождению каждого человека

First Vice-speaker of the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine’s representative to the Humanities subgroup of the Trilateral contact group Irina Gerashchenko said that Kyiv welcomes the release of each citizen of Ukraine. So Gerashchenko commented on the statement by the leaders of the so-called “LNR” and “DNR” of intent to transfer to the people’s Deputy Nadezhda Savchenko two women prisoners, reports “Interfax-Ukraine”.

“We are happy to release each person. If the transfer of the Ukrainian side 15 of those who were requested ORDO, including 6 women promotes the release and unlocks this process, we are happy”, – said Gerashchenko.

As reported, the leaders of the so-called “DNR/LNR” announced plans to transfer two prisoners women Savchenko.

In a statement, the militants said they considered Savchenko “representative of the healthy part of the Ukrainian people” and as a “gesture of goodwill” ready to give two women – Angelica Presnyakov and Olga, Svorak.

At the same time, the statement said that Kiev allegedly cannot perform the “Minsk-2” as part of the exchange.

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As you know, Savchenko in Minsk met secretly with the leaders of the “DNR” and “LNR”.

The security service of Ukraine (SBU) stated that this meeting was not coordinated. Savchenko was summoned to the SBU for questioning, where she confirmed the fact of such negotiations.

As previously noted the people’s Deputy, she talks any promises to the militants were not given. However, on December 14, the television broadcast she announced the agreement of exchange of prisoners at the rate of 1 to 4.

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According to the SBU, at the meeting of the Deputy of Hope Savchenko and heads of “DNR” and “LNR” behind the scenes discussed the lifting of sanctions on regions and Amnesty.

After these events, Savchenko was excluded from the faction “Batkivschyna” and deprived of membership in PACE.

We will note, in “Batkivshchyna” declared that do not intend to initiate Savchenko deprivation of the Deputy mandate as the people gave her their votes in the elections.