Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin said at an annual press conference that the exchange of prisoners between the pro-Russian militants of the DPR and the LPR should be completed as soon as possible, Front News International correspondent reports.
"On the exchange, on the instructions of Poroshenko, Medvedchuk is engaged in this (Viktor Medvedchuk-FNI) Medvedchuk, on agreement with the Ukrainian side, brought a list of 67 people on one side and about 300 on the other. And then suddenly it was said that it was not good , and we have to change this list, and again they took everything and stopped it, Well, listen, let's do it eventually, then you can continue to go, we really need to take this good step forward on the eve of the New Year and Christmas.
In addition, Putin said that the issue of the introduction of the UN peacekeeping mission to the Donbass Ukrainian authorities will have to directly negotiate with the fighters "L / DPR."
Recall, today, December 14, in Moscow is the 13th annual press conference of Russian President Vladimir Putin.