Ukrainians arrive home after prisoner swap
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Ukrainians arrive home after prisoner swap with pro-Russian separatists

Ukrainian prisoners were greeted by their family and President Volodymyr Zelensky after being freed by pro-Russian separatists.

Ukraine's government received 76 captives, with the pro-Russian separatists reportedly taking 124 as part of a prisoner exchange.

Relations between the two countries deteriorated in 2014, when Russia annexed Ukraine's Crimean peninsula.

  • 29 Dec 2019
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