Photos of women from the Luhansk region of eastern Ukraine have been shared on Instagram and Russian social media site VK, reports DailyMail. It can be seen in the pictures that women have arrived with cakes for the soldiers on the occasion of Orthodox Easter. Earlier, singing this song, she was seen telling the youth of Russia that ‘Russia needs you in war’. Including these, Alyona Boyko has more than 30 thousand followers on Tiktok and Instagram.
Model raising the enthusiasm of Russian soldiers
Alyona’s propaganda message to the soldiers was, ‘The most important thing is not to give up now, stand strong in the face of every challenge. Tough times will pass and one day everything will be fine. Model 19-year-old Violetta Moskalenko, who participated in Luhansk Fashion Week, also appeared in it. Apart from them, beauty contest participant Maria Okorokova and actress Anastasia Chepurova were also included in these ‘nurses’. Medical student Valeria Rusina and pediatrician Sofia Vorobirova also appeared with Russian soldiers.
12 Ukrainian citizens among 45 prisoners
Meanwhile, news broke that Ukraine had carried out a prisoner exchange with Russia, bringing 45 people, including five wounded soldiers, to Ukraine. Ukraine’s Deputy Prime Minister Irina Vereshchuk gave this information. In a Facebook post on Thursday, the minister said the 45 people included 13 officers, 20 soldiers and 12 civilians. On 19 April, Ukrainian authorities had rescued 76 people, 60 of whom were armed forces personnel, while the rest were civilians.
Continuous exchange of prisoners
On 24 March, Ukrainian authorities exchanged 10 prisoners of war for 10. Earlier, Ukrainian authorities exchanged nine Russian soldiers for the kidnapped Melitopol Mayor Ivan Fedorov on March 11. The military leadership of Ukraine had decided to exchange prisoners of war. On 15 April, in the Kherson region, the Ukrainian army rescued 5 Ukrainian soldiers in exchange for 4 Russian soldiers.