Transfer to the representatives of Kiev remains of five security officers who died in the battles for the Donetsk Airport and the village Sanzharovk, will be held on Thursday, told reporters the Commissioner of the Department for prisoners of war DND Lily Radionova.
"Today, we will give the Ukrainian side fragments of three bodies found in the Donetsk airport, and the remains of 2 more soldiers, found in the locality Sanzharovk," said she.
last week, representatives of the OSCE and the red cross managed to extract from the rubble of the Donetsk airport three fragments of the bodies of the military. Zam. commander of the headquarters of the militia DND Eduard Bacurin said that they would give to the representatives of Kiev. The Donetsk airport was one of the "hot spots" of confrontation between the security forces and militias. In early March, representatives of the security forces, the OSCE and of the militia DND began to pick up the bodies of the Ukrainian military.
Special monitoring mission of OSCE in Ukraine still observes violations of the Minsk agreements by militias and security forces, however, captures the decrease in the intensity of the clashes. Zam. head of SMM OSCE Alexander Hg on Thursday said that the Donetsk Airport remains the main site of intense clashes in recent weeks, but the activity decreased compared to previous weeks ".
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, 2 thousand people.
The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict. The last document is dated 12 February - in addition to the ceasefire, withdrawal of heavy weapons and creating a security zone, obliges the Authorities of Ukraine to engage in direct dialogue with the authorized DND and LNR, for example, on the issue of conduct in local elections, entering into the Constitution of Ukraine of change, involving the decentralization of Power, as well as on the issue of legislative recognition of special status of separate districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions ". The results of the last meeting of the contact group 6 may present turned out to form four sub-working groups on specific aspects of de-escalation of the conflict.