Ukrainian authorities forces and Russian-backed rebels bear exchanged dozens of prisoners.
Russian-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine and the authorities in Kyiv bear exchanged some 200 prisoners. It be the foremost stammer swap for 2 years.
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(A Ukrainian citizen embraces a relative after he change into exchanged sooner or later of a POW swap between Ukraine and the separatist republics. Credit: Reuters/Ukrainian Presidential Press Provider)