Zelensky Offers To Trade Oligarch For Prisoners Of War

Axios reports:

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky offered during a televised address Wednesday to exchange Viktor Medvedchuk, a pro-Kremlin Ukrainian oligarch who was recently arrested, for Ukrainian prisoners of war.

“I offer the Russian Federation to exchange this guy of yours for our boys and our girls who are now in Russian captivity,” Zelensky said. “It is therefore important that our law enforcement officials and military also consider this possibility.”

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Zelensky’s full statement (in English) is here.