Zelensky's Office announces new prisoner swap with Donbas soon There is no final decision on new sites for the disengagement of forces and weapons.
21:56, 10 July 2020
SBU names number of Ukrainians held captive in occupied Donbas The security agency has told how a list of those gone missing in the occupied areas is being formed.
23:30, 05 May 2020
Ukraine taking back nine citizens from captivity in Russian-occupied part of Donetsk region (Photo) In total, 19 Ukrainians, who had been illegally held by Russian-controlled forces in the self-proclaimed "DPR"/"LPR" will be returning today.
12:00, 16 April 2020
FM Kuleba says Ukrainian citizen freed from Nigerian pirates' captivity The Ukrainian sailor was abducted on February 20.
00:07, 12 March 2020
Lutkovskaya on Donbas prisoner swap: Russia refused to swap Ukrainian military without return of ex-Berkut troops About 300 Ukrainians are still illegally held in captivity in the temporarily occupied areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, the official says.
20:46, 04 January 2020
Ukraine-"DPR/LPR" prisoner swap takes place according to "124-for-76" formula – Lutkovska The Ukrainian side has handed over 124 people to Russian-occupied Donbas, the official specified.
23:53, 29 December 2019
Canada welcomes release of Ukrainians from militant captivity in Donbas It is an important step forward, the Canadian Embassy says.
22:44, 29 December 2019
France, Germany welcome release of 76 Ukrainians from militant captivity in Donbas French and German diplomats urge the parties to implement all of the commitments made at the Normandy Four summit in Paris on December 9.
20:25, 29 December 2019
Ukraine's Rada grants combatant status to sailors captured by Russia in Kerch Strait The decision was backed by 317 lawmakers.
15:58, 20 December 2019
Russian TV broadcasts story about captive Ukrainian soldiers in Donbas It says there are several dozen such captives in the territory controlled by the so-called "Donetsk People's Republic."
15:30, 16 December 2019
Expert says Russia wants some concessions from Ukraine for return of captured ships By not returning the vessels, the Russian Federation virtually ignores an international arbitration ruling.
11:28, 06 November 2019
RFE/RL: Jailing of Donetsk journalist condemned as 'illegal' attack on press freedom Aseyev was one of the few reporters in Donetsk who continued to work in the city after it came under the control of the "DPR" in 2014.
13:28, 23 October 2019
Ukrainian infantry troops capture 'big fish' near occupied Horlivka – volunteer He is said to be a citizen of a post-Soviet state.
13:33, 19 September 2019
Sentsov says "not so many" changes happen in Ukraine in five years Sentsov says he has managed to visit many places and talk with many people within a week.
11:31, 16 September 2019
Ukrainian sailor captured amid pirate attack on two vessels off Cameroon – Ukraine's MFA As UNIAN learned from informed sources, the Ukrainian was a member of the crew of the Marmalaita cargo ship.
20:07, 16 August 2019
Russia's case against captured Ukrainian sailors moves to new stage – lawyer The sailors began to familiarize themselves with the materials of the case.
16:20, 24 July 2019
OSCE PA designates Ukrainian sailors captured by Russia as prisoners of war The OSCE PA condemns the unprovoked act of armed aggression and unjustifiable and disproportionate use of military force by the Russian Federation against Ukrainian vessels and their crews.
15:12, 09 July 2019
Eight Ukrainian soldiers taken captive by Russia-led forces in Donbas The Joint Forces command is trying to determine their whereabouts.
12:01, 22 May 2019
Kremlin hostages: Five years of Sentsov and Kolchenko's captivity in Russia (Video) Today is five years since Oleh Sentsov and Oleksandr Kolchenko have been captured by the Russian Federation.
21:42, 10 May 2019