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Little hope for Ukrainian prisoners in Russian jails

By: Gulliver CRAGG | Elena VOLOCHINE
1 min

One of the main issues in Ukraine's ongoing presidential campaign is how to deal with Russia. A key concern is the fate of prisoners. Russia has detained a large number of Ukrainian citizens for what Ukraine says are political reasons. Kiev says it would like to organise a prisoner swap, but Moscow appears unwilling to negotiate. Our correspondents report from Ukraine and Russia.


A programme prepared by Patrick Lovett and James Vasina.

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