An-148 with Russian GRU officers on route from Kyiv to Moscow

13:47, 25 May 2016
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An-148 aircraft took off from Kyiv to Moscow with Russian GRU special forces officers on board, a source close to the swap negotiations told an UNIAN correspondent in Russia.

Photo from UNIAN

The plane with Yevgeny Yerofeyev and Alexander Alexandrov, who had earlier been convicted in Ukraine, on board, is expected to arrive before 14:00 Kyiv time, according to the source.

However, the source of the UNIAN agency could not elaborate, which airport will host the plane with the Russian GRU officers.

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