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Ukraine’s Mariupol Defenders, Putin Ally in Prisoner Swap

In the prisoner swap, 200 Ukrainians were exchanged for just one man — a 68-year-old oligarch, the pro-Russian opposition leader Viktor Medvedchuk, who is Ukrainian.

Ukrainian soldiers released in a prisoner exchange on September 21, 2022.

Ukrainian soldiers released in a prisoner exchange on September 21, 2022. Ukrainian Security service Press Office via AP

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