Chechen President Ramzan Kadyrov announced the number of Russian prisoners of war who returned home from Ukraine.
According to Kadyrov, about 200 servicemen returned from captivity in December 2022.
"I express my sincere gratitude to everyone who was involved in the release of our fighters from Ukrainian captivity. I especially want to point out the work of Shamsail Saraliyev and employees of the Ministry of Defense,” Kadyrov wrote on his Telegram channel.
Earlier, Kadyrov showed the footage of the New Year's exchange of prisoners, during which 82 servicemen returned to Russia.
Incidents of confrontation between Ukrainian and Polish units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine have become more frequent during the recent weeks