All who came to serve in the army of the self-proclaimed Luhansk national Republic (LNR) have done so voluntarily, said yesterday to the correspondent the head of the Republic Igor Carpentry.
"our army is not a single recruit, we have a volunteer army. All citizens who serve now came the call of the heart, and if we need, if We click cry, We will collect and 2, and 3 times more ", - noted Carpenter.
The President added that now the main task is to Solve the borders of the Republic." We wish the district of the Republic was defined by those boundaries that were. We want to achieve this peacefully. But if need be, We will take up arms and will defend their desires, like last summer and in the winter, " he said.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of the region. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6 thousand people. Start of mobilization in the Ukrainian army began in March 2014. In the past year in Ukraine it's been 3 waves of mobilization, the same is expected in 2015. The head of the breakaway republics were declared mobilization on a voluntary basis.
dialogues " channel four ", held on 12 February came amid a sharp escalation of the situation in the Donbass, provoked by the Ukrainian security forces, which increased the forces began to storm the position of the militia. Following the meeting, the leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany adopted a set of measures involving, for example, the ceasefire in the Donbas with fifteen February, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the development of the security zone.
Soon after informing truce in the Donbass resumed shooting, the parties blame each other in violation of the "silence" and report that conduct only return fire. Kiev is considering an appeal to the UN and the EU on the introduction of peacekeepers in Donbass.
One of the most important points signed in February of the Minsk agreements was the constitutional reform, and the enactment of a permanent law on the special status of separate districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions. The agreement notes that decentralization should take place in coordination specifically, the commissioners of these districts, however, the Kiev Authorities are ignoring this provision, arguing about the fact that you are unwilling to have a dialogue with the authorized rebellious territories. Read the full text of the Minsk agreements "