Photo: Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine
It was the largest exchange of prisoners between Russia and Ukraine
Most of the Ukrainian defenders who returned from captivity on Wednesday were seriously injured.
On Wednesday, 144 defenders of Ukraine returned from Russian captivity. Among them are 95 defenders of Mariupol and Azovstal, informs Main Directorate of Intelligence of the Ministry of Defense June 29.
The department published photos of how the process of the exchange of prisoners took place. Most of the Ukrainian defenders who returned home today were seriously injured.
Immediately after liberation, all the military received medical assistance and proper care.
Recall that this was the largest exchange of prisoners between Russia and Ukraine since the start of a full-scale war.
Also today it became known that the heads of two occupied communities of the Kherson region were released from captivity.
Russia says it has changed its mind about exchanging prisoners