In DND the arrests are returning from captivity – OSCE

В ДНР идут аресты вернувшихся из плена - штаб АТО

DNR arrests after the exchange of prisoners

The authorities of the self-proclaimed “Donetsk people’s Republic” held a series of arrests of people who were in captivity Ukrainian and were returned in the exchange of prisoners.

On Donbass on the territory of the breakaway republics began the persecution, the arrests and the revealing of persons who returned to the occupied territory after the exchange of prisoners. This reports the press center of staff ATO in Facebook.

“Employees of the so-called MGB DNR accused the former fighters of cooperation with the Ukrainian special services,” the report says.

As noted, the detentions began immediately after the exchange of prisoners.

“December 28, 2017 was detained Sirenko S. A. in 1984, which was transferred to the so-called Republic within the framework of the procedure of exchange of prisoners, and on 6 January 2018 the same “office” was detained by members of the Union Prisoners of war and political Prisoners of Donbass Maksym Harmash and Serhiy Babich”.

The headquarters added that the separatists endure sentences ranging from 14.5 to 18 years in prison.

Recall, December 27 at a checkpoint near Mayorsk Horlivka Ukraine and LDNR held the process of exchange of prisoners.