Observers special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE in Ukraine on April 26, recorded the most intense clashes near the village of Shirokino, starting from February 2015 reported in the daily report.
According to a report by the OSCE special monitoring mission, on 25 April, the Observers visited the village of Shirokino, where clashes were reported. Being in Shirokino, OSCE SMM heard firing from small arms and artillery of calibre of 82 mm. The report noted that "on April 26, the OSCE special monitoring mission observed the most intensive attacks in Shirokino since their beginning in mid-February 2015, RIA" Novosti ".
In addition, the OSCE Observers recorded the use of mortars of a caliber of 120 millimeters in the region of Donetsk airport and settlements Avdiyivka in the Donbass. In the report of the OSCE for April 25 it was also noted that representatives of the special monitoring mission of the OSCE on Sunday recorded the intense shelling of the village Shirokino. At that April 24 was declared that the Plenipotentiaries of Russia and Ukraine in a special center for control and coordination (SCCC) have reached agreement about the need to demilitarize zone in Shirokino. on April 17, the Ministry of defence of Ukraine has told, that is ready to go for the demilitarization of the village Shirokino " subject to a complete ceasefire for some time." Meanwhile feminem Ukrainian regiment "Azov" on the last working day of the week spoke out against the demilitarization of the village Shirokino in the South of Donetsk region and tried to convince the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko strengthen this area.