Сlose upon 500 persons listed as missing in Donbas - Ukrainian presidential envoy
Approximately 500 persons are listed as missing in Donbas, Verkhovna Rada Vice-Speaker and Ukrainian representative to the Trilateral Contact Group's humanitarian subgroup Iryna Gerashchenko said.
"About 500 persons are currently listed as missing. Lots of them disappeared after the [battle of] Ilovaisk," she said on the Svoboda Slova program aired by the television channel ICTV on Monday evening.
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She noted the importance of Red Cross access for finding, identifying and releasing the captives
A mission of the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) will come to Ukraine on Tuesday to discuss those matters, Gerashchenko said.