Gerashchenko: Missing are 483 Ukrainian

Геращенко: Пропавшими без вести остаются 483 украинца

Irina Gerashchenko

The hostages are 113 people.

According to the lists of the security Service of Ukraine, today in the Donbas missing are 483 Ukrainian. This was announced by the representative of Ukraine in the humanitarian sub-group of the Trilateral contact group on the peaceful settlement of the situation in Donbas, first Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Irina Gerashchenko on his page in Facebook on Monday, March 6.

“Today missing are 483 Ukrainian (according to the lists SBU), the hostages 113 people (know about location, only 58 citizens on this list),” – wrote Gerashchenko.

According to her, the International Committee of the red cross in favour of the establishment of a mechanism to search for the missing and the creation of mechanisms and levers for the protection of critical infrastructure.

“Ukraine in the framework of the humanitarian group in Minsk insists on the involvement of the ICRC to the search for the missing, hostage rescue. There was not one of the fifty meetings in Minsk, which would not have raised this issue”, – said Gerashchenko.

However, she noted that the militants are opposed to the representatives of the International Committee participated in the process of freeing the hostages.

We will remind, in October, the SBU stated 495 missing and 109 Ukrainians hostage.