Special monitoring mission of OSCE fixes that in the process of fighting in Shirokino the Donetsk region of Ukraine last weekend were used heavy artillery, which is not supposed to be on the line of contact, said Deputy head of SMM OSCE Alexander Hg.
"in connection with my visit to Shirokino Wish to stress once again that, unfortunately, the ceasefire has been violated several times over the past few days. Heavy weapons were used During the holidays, and our observers felt the blast of war, even here, in Mariupol. These were the explosions from heavy mortars, which may not be on the line, "said Hg at a press conference on Tuesday, reports RIA" Novosti ".
before Tuesday, it was announced that representatives of the OSCE, the Joint center for monitoring and coordination of the ceasefire and accompanying reporters came under fire in the village of Shirokino. The village Shirokino, located between the occupied Mariupol and controlled by the authorities DND Novoazovsk, is one of the most intense sites on the frontline. In the area of residential settlements placed observation posts SCCC. Tuesday in Shirokino worker of the Russian TV channel "Zvezda" was blown up by " stretching ", the doctors DNR managed to stabilize his condition. On the same day the militia said that in the village of Shirokino local residents are firing Ukrainian snipers. Before that, the militia said that the Kiev Military over the past day 60 times violated the ceasefire regime. On the first day of the week Authorized the Special monitoring mission of the OSCE said the clashes between the militias of the Donetsk national Republic and the Ukrainian security forces near Donetsk. On Sunday, the head of the Ministry of defense of the Donetsk national Republic Eduard Basurin said that the peaceful citizen was the victim of sniper fire in the village of Shirokino Ukrainian security forces. In addition, as a result of shelling near Donetsk on Sunday died one journalist and six other militias have received damage of health. Then Donetsk national Republic has reached a consensus with the Ukrainian side about stopping attacks with 12. 30 Sunday.