Released exchange Kalin spoke about the captivity of the militants

Alexander Kalin, who yesterday was released from captivity of militants of “LNR”, in comments to “112 Ukraine” said about his time held hostage in uncontrolled territory. Currently, the soldier is in the hospital of the State administration.

The military said, as hostages to the militants near Svetlodarsk arc.

“It happened September 13 (2015 – ed.) near the village of Lugansk, near Svetlodarsk arc. We did not notice the approach of a subversive group. Three of us died. I was captured. All the time first was in Donetsk, in the former building of the SBU in the basement. Then, in the basement Artema street. June 22, moved to Makeyevka, in the colony of strict regime â„– 97. Until yesterday was there.”

Also, the military told about how the militants are psychologically crushed the Ukrainians, arguing that “the Ukrainian side does not want to exchange”.

On the question of a journalist Dmitry Gordon, tortured Ukrainians in the colony, Alexander replied:

“While the interrogations were a bit harsh there. After everything is normal, no one, no physical and mental effects is not provided”.Watch the video

Among the main plans for the future Alexander called the health care and return to work:

“Now – to restore health. Then go back to work, will work. Return to a civilian job. We are now in the hospital, receive all necessary assistance”.

Note that Alexander Kalin – a soldier of the 2nd battalion “Goryn” of the Rivne region. Was captured September 13, 2015.

Recall, December 27 at the delimitation line in Donetsk region held a large-scale exchange of hostages between Ukraine and militants of the terrorist “DNR” and “LNR”. Only on Kiev-controlled territory handed over 73 people in ORDA went 233 of the supporter of the militants. Night at the Main military hospital was taken 24 soldiers. They volunteered to undergo examination and treatment. According to a leading physician, 18 people placed in a therapeutic hospital, six to surgical.