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17 Ukrainian defenders were released from captivity

28 Jun, 2022
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17 Ukrainian defenders were released from captivity

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Today, the Coordination Headquarters for the Treatment of Prisoners of War held another exchange according to the formula 17 to 15.

16 Ukrainian servicemen are returning home, including 2 officers and 14 soldiers. One civilian was also released.

Five of those released are seriously injured and need immediate treatment.

As part of the work of the Coordination Headquarters for the Treatment of Prisoners of War, the bodies of fallen servicemen were exchanged according to the formula 40 to 46.

Of our 46 defenders, 11 are defenders of Mariupol, 21 are Azovstal, 14 are SMT Stary Krym (Mariupol City Community).

All Ukrainian fallen heroes will be buried with due honors. Work on the return of the bodies of the dead defenders and Ukrainian prisoners continues.


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