Martial law can be declared in Ukraine for several hours in the event of an attack on the positions of security forces in the Donbass, said the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.
"If the truce will be violated, will be the offensive - in the same moment I signed the decree on martial law. For several hours, in that case, martial law imposed, "said the head Thursday night in a conversation broadcast by the TV channel" inter ", RIA " Novosti ".
He added that the Military situation " means a significant restriction of human rights "." I Wish to note that at the moment I remain a supporter of the preservation of human rights ", - He finished. At the same time, the Ukrainian Military continues to bombard the cities of Donbass. On may 26, the Ukrainian Military shelled the city of Gorlovka, lost his life 3 people including a teenage girl 2004 R.. the Investigative Committee of Russia opened a criminal case under the criminal code, saying that the attack was conducted in order to " destruction of Russian-speaking ". With fifteen February, the parties to the conflict in the Donbass declared a truce, under agreements concluded in Minsk after almost 16 hours of negotiations. However, despite the control system of the ceasefire, for the last time period shelling in Eastern Ukraine again became frequent. Since mid-April last year, the Kyiv authorities are in the East of Ukraine "special operation" to suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. The military actively used heavy machinery and military aircraft and helicopters. Refers to a large number of dead and wounded among the civilian population and the destruction of houses and infrastructure. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6 thousand People.