Ukrainian authorities told that the data on the transition of hundreds of Ukrainian military on the side of the militia DND is not true.
Presented to major-General Mat Alexander the Kolomiyts on the first day of the week said that He himself, as well as hundreds of soldiers and officers of military power of Ukraine (APU) have passed since the beginning of the conflict in the Donbas on the side of the self-proclaimed Donetsk people's Republic.
"If He is already talking about hundreds, it's a lie, because we are counting personnel, the wounded, the dead and those who went missing. Hundred is not there, that's for sure, " said the first day of the week at a press conference the official representative of the presidential administration of Ukraine on problems of special operations Andrei Lysenko.
He said that specifically about the transition Kolomiets on the side of DND as long as he has no information.
"for we do not have information. There are those who were captured, currently we have 270 presumably the boys are captured by the terrorists, allegedly 70 of them are civilian citizens. That Is presumably two hundred fighters are currently held hostage. If they show it as what the guys have switched to them, it is not true ", - Lysenko told.
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 were about 6, 5 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, as well as among them during the meeting in Minsk of the contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict.
June 3 in the area of Marinci has been a serious battle, the victims of which, according to the UN, became 34. The military has accused the militia in the attack, the same called statements of Kiev speculation. Authorized self-proclaimed republics said that the Ukrainian Military continues to pull to the contact line of heavy equipment and jet systems of volley fire, and the intensity of the attacks increased. The authorities DND and LNR pushing that War had brought heavy weapons to a safe distance, regulated by the Minsk agreements. Read