Slobodian: Russia can exchange the Ukrainian border guards to the FSB

Слободян: РФ может обменять украинских пограничников на сотрудников ФСБ

Slobodyan told about abducted border guards

The situation can be solved in one meeting, but Russia does not contact, the head of the border guards.

The Russians intentionally delaying the return of two Ukrainian border guards detained on the border in Sumy region with the purpose of their exchange for employees of the Russian special services detained earlier admingranitse in the Crimea. This was stated by the speaker of the State border service of Ukraine Oleg Slobodyan, reports Interfax-Ukraine.

“We suspect that two of our soldiers, most likely, Russia will try to convert those two Russian border guards, which we were detained a few months ago on adminpraise with the temporarily occupied Crimea”, – he said on the air of Espreso on Tuesday evening.

According to him, the situation with the border guards who disappeared while patrolling the border in the Sumy region, could be solved in one meeting, but the Russian side refuses to go on contact.

“In the framework of the normal business cooperation in the peaceful areas of the border, this problem is solved in one meeting during 1-2 days after the incident – if there are no aggravating circumstances”, – said Slobodyan.

He added that the gpsu is still not known where the missing soldiers, what they are able to, and under what circumstances were on the territory of Russia.

As reported Корреспондент.netduring the monitoring of the border in the Sumy region lost two border guards.

Soon the Russian border guard service started to deny any involvement in their detention.

After some time, the Russian side confirmed the arrest of guards of Ukraine.