A plane with Ukrainians took off from the Russian Vnukovo airport and landed at Boryspil at about 2 p.m.
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24 Ukrainian sailors returned to Ukraine from Russian captivity, as well as a number of illegally convicted Ukrainians – Oleg Sentsov, Pavel Grib, Nikolay Karpyuk, Vladimir Balukh, Roman Suschenko, Alexander Kolchenko, Stanislav Klykh, Arthur Panov and Alexey Sizonovich.
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Prisoners in Kiev were met by President Vladimir Zelensky, the government and relatives. Among them are the daughter and sister of Oleg Sentsov, relatives of the sailors captured in Azov, Stanislav Klikh, Vladimir Balukh, Pavel Grib, Evgeny Panov, Nikolai Karpyuk, Alexander Kolchenko.
Meeting of prisoners at Borispol / photo 24 channels, Rostislav Labensky
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By the way, a number of propagandists and citizens of the Russian Federation also returned to Russia. Ukraine handed over to the Russian side the head of RIA Novosti Ukraine Kirill Vyshinsky and person involved in the MH17 case, Vladimir Tsemakh.
Vyshinsky against the backdrop of a Russian plane in Borispol
All prisoners whom the Ukrainian side released as part of the exchange landed at Moscow Vnukovo Airport.
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POWs of Ukrainian sailors / Infographics 24 channels