OSCE observers recorded "significant military presence" of the Ukrainian military and the construction of their defensive trenches in controlled areas to the North-North-West of Donetsk, informs on Thursday the Special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE.
"in government-controlled areas of Ukraine to the North-North-West of Donetsk, the SMM noticed a significant presence of military power of Ukraine and the development and strengthening of the defensive trenches ", - is informed in the report of the OSCE special monitoring mission on the situation for Wednesday evening, Thursday.
in the list of other violations by both sides of the conflict, the Minsk agreements, namely the point of withdrawal of heavy weapons, SMM leads the facts of the presence of the 4 tanks on the government-controlled Ukraine territories to the North of Donetsk, three trucks with a 120-millimetre mortars in Kiev-controlled village Novoselovka the Second, and 4 tanks, 50 armored personnel carriers, five pieces of artillery and 69 of trucks on the controlled self-proclaimed Donetsk people's Republic territories in the area of Novoazovsk.
in General, in "hot spots" of the contact line on Wednesday was the average level of activity, informs the OSCE. In Shirokino drone OSCE recorded the burning house and the signs of significant attacks", the report 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 were about 6, 5 thousand people. The problem of settlement of the Ukrainian fall under negotiation in different formats, for example, at the meetings of the contact group in Minsk with the mediation of Russia and the OSCE.