Wednesday, November 30, 2022

externalOfficial: Russia won't swap Mariupol defenders for Medvedchuk.

This item is part of our running news digest

by The Kyiv Independent news deskMay 23, 2022 2:46 pm

According to Dmitry Peskov, Russian dictator Vladimir Putin's spokesman, pro-Kremlin lawmaker Viktor Medvedchuk is a civilian, which means he can't be exchanged for Ukrainian soldiers captured by Russia in Mariupol, Donetsk Oblast.

externalGo to the source of this newsSEE OUR NEWS DIGEST
The Kyiv Independent news desk
The Kyiv Independent news desk

We are here to make sure our readers get quick, essential updates about the events in Ukraine.

Independent journalism
for an independent Ukraine
Independence is an expensive currency. Both Ukraine and its journalists are paying a high price to preserve its independence. Support Ukraine's trusted journalism in its darkest hour.