Ukrainian Military took heavy weapons and artillery caliber greater than 100 millimeters away from the contact line in Donbass, said at a press conference the speaker of the presidential administration of Ukraine on problems of special operations Andrei Lysenko.
"Ukraine strictly adheres to the Minsk agreements on the discharge of heavy weapons and artillery systems of caliber more than 100 mm from the contact line. Along with this, our gunners continue to improve their skills on new locations, "said Lysenko, RIA" Novosti ".
June 9 in DND stated that arming Kiev-controlled military remains in position on the contact line in Donbas. Prior to this, the speaker of the defense Ministry of Ukraine Viktoria Kushnir said about the fact that the APU took all the heavy weapons in the Donbass installed on the Minsk agreements distances. Last week, Ukrainian authorities Until have no plans to withdraw heavy weapons from the area of Marinka and Krasnogorovka in connection with the aggravation of the situation. Remember last week has worsened the situation in the area of Marinka. With military the 28th separate guards mechanized brigade of the Ukrainian armed forces Roman Marchenko, who was captured by militia forces in the process of fighting, said the shelling began not militias and the Ukrainian security forces, thereby refuting the statement of Kiev. In addition, Marchenko told about significant losses of the Ukrainian side in battle. The head of the DND Alexander Zakharchenko also said that the loss of the Ukrainian military in the fighting in the area of Marinka "huge" - about 1 thousand security officers were injured and 400 killed and at the same time among the militia killed only fifteen and another 30 were injured.