On May 9, 2014, seven representatives of the Red Cross were taken captive in Donetsk. Three volunteers of the Red Cross are from Kiev, three more are the residents of Donetsk. The seventh volunteer is French. All of them came to Donetsk office of the organisation to deliver the medicines. The terrorists brought the volunteers to Donetsk Local State Administration.
They were released at 2 A.M. One of them is severely beaten, now he is in a hospital.