UKRAINIAN FILMMAKER 'MOVED TO MOSCOW' AMID PRISONER SWAP TALKS

OLEG SENTSOV HAS BEEN BROUGHT TO PRISON IN CAPITAL, REPORTS SAY, HINTING AT IMMINENT UKRAINE-RUSSIA PRISONER EXCHANGE.

ASKED TO CONFIRM THE SWAP, KREMLIN SPOKESMAN DMITRY PESKOV SAID MERELY THAT CONTACTS ARE BEING MADE REGARDING A GENERAL EXCHANGE BETWEEN RUSSIAN AND UKRAINIAN PRISONERS.

"Oleg Sentsov is in Lefortovo," he said, referring to a secretive prison in Moscow run by the security services.
"We'll tell you when we are ready," he told journalists.

Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who is serving a 20-year jail term in Russia, has been moved to Moscow before a possible prisoner swap, according to Russian news agencies and Ukrainian members of parliament. Sentsov, who...

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