What happened? Ukraine returned the bodies of 522 defenders who had been listed as missing in action.
Source. Oleh Kotenko, Commissioner for Persons Missing under Special Circumstances, the Centre for Strategic Communications reports.
Details. “We have already managed to take back 522 bodies. We return them from different directions – Donetsk, Luhansk, Kharkiv,” Kotenko says.
He adds that negotiations on the return of the bodies are being held with russia under the mediation of the Red Cross.
“The negotiations are going smoothly. We are taking back the bodies of our defenders,” says Oleh Kotenko.