In captivity of militants for more than two years is soldier Aleksey Kirichenko, who in August 2014 out of the encirclement near Saur-Mogila after the invasion of regular Russian troops.
Information calling for the release of the soldier published in the group in Facebook «National sprotyv».
«Soldier of Alexei Kirichenko grabbed in August 2014 — he fields made their way from the Saur-Grave. It’s been over two years since his capture. Alex is still not released. Although all who were arrested with him long ago traded», — stated in the message.
It is noted that in captivity appeared next to the Russian journalists Ilya Barabanov of the «Kommersant» and Timur Olevskiy of «Rain». Alex then told them that Ukraine became part of the Russian army.
«I believe that it is Russian military personnel. When I walked through the fields, I saw the broken equipment, I saw the number of parts the Russian. I believe that this is an intervention», — said Alexey.
And he added, despite the presence of armed invaders: «This is Ukrainian land. I am sure that Ukraine will come back here».
Famous volunteer Rodion Shovkoshitny on his page in Facebook reported that Alexei Kirichenko served in the unit of the Rover, Twilight, and Thunder. While exit is almost surrounded by the Saur-Graves his group was ambushed by the Russians and surrendered. Alex ran away, tried to leave himself with an already occupied territory, however, unsuccessful, probably on a post it «passed» the driver agreed to hitch a ride.
«Besides the constant promises from the SBU that it exchanged — no action. Several times they warned the resonance from our side, «not to harm». But every time he was not among those released. Faith SBU no more in this matter. The story of the «Fox» is the story of beating your head against the wall,» writes Shovkoshitny.
Recall, September 17, on the Donbass from captivity of fighters have been freed two Ukrainians: Vladimir Pearls and Yuri Suprun. Badly wounded Zhemchugova, who amputated limbs and broken eyes, the terrorists held in captivity for about a year. The U. N. Suprun — April of the current year.
According to the SBU, held hostage by illegal armed groups operating in Eastern Ukraine, remain 111 citizens of Ukraine, 9 of them in Russia. 499 — was missing. Forces intelligence agencies was released on 3 thousand 82 people, including 1 thousand 484 civilians and 1 thousand 598 servicemen and law enforcement officers.
Earlier, the Commissioner for exchange of prisoners of war and hostage rescue adviser to the head of the security Service of Ukraine Yury tandit said that the militants at the meeting of the Trilateral contact group was first admitted to incorrectness of the lists submitted on the exchange of hostages.
«They (representatives ORDO. — Ed.) confirm the presence of 47 (of the hostages. — Ed.) there was even a dispute is 45 or 47. Second, they first declared themselves on the impropriety of those lists that we receive,» said Tandem.
October 5 recognition of the fighters of the incorrectness of his list was confirmed by the first Vice-speaker of the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine’s representative to the Humanities subgroup of the Trilateral contact group in Minsk Irina Gerashchenko and Daria olifer, press Secretary for the second President of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma , the representative of Ukraine in the Trilateral contact group on settling the situation in Donbas.
«Today representatives of IDLO acknowledged that granted them earlier lists more than 600 people, which they require to Amnesty, there are those who has nothing to do with the conflict in the Donbass and did not fall under the Minsk agreements», — said Gerashchenko.
In captivity for more than 2 years, the soldier captured by the invaders under the Saur-Grave 25.10.2016