The Russian Federation released 5 British prisoners, among them

The Russian Federation released 5 British prisoners, among them
The Russian Federation released 5 British prisoners, among them

Among those released is 28-year-old Aiden Aslin, who was “sentenced” to the death penalty by the so-called “DNR” fighters.

Five citizens of Great Britain, who were held by the Russian occupiers and their puppets in the occupied Donbas, managed to be released and returned home.

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British Prime Minister Liz Truss.

“It is extremely good news that five British nationals held by Russian-backed satellites in eastern Ukraine have been returned safely, ending months of uncertainty and suffering for them and their families,” Truss said.

Member of the British Parliament Robert Jenrick

among those released is 28-year-old Aiden Aslin, who was “sentenced” to the death penalty by the so-called “DNR” fighters.

According to information The Guardian Aslin was a Ukrainian marine. He was captured by Russian troops in the besieged city of Mariupol in April.

And although Truss did not confirm that Saudi Arabia was involved in the release, as Reuters previously reported, Jenrick thanked the Crown Prince of Arabia for the “important work”.

Later, the publication wrote that Russia released 39-year-old Oleksandr Druke, a US citizen (Alexander Drueke) and 27-year-old Andy Tay Ngoc Nguyen (Andy Tai Ngoc Huynh) as part of the exchange of prisoners. A representative of the family informed the newspaper about this.

Both natives of Alabama were captured in June during hostilities in eastern Ukraine. They were believed to be the first US citizens whose capture was confirmed.

Before Reuters wrote that Russia released 10 foreign prisoners of war captured in Ukraine, with the mediation of the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman. The list includes citizens of the USA, Britain, Sweden, Croatia and Morocco

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