In Donetsk people's Republic nourish the hope that the OSCE will confirm that the militia is not open return fire in Shirokino, and will force Ukraine to fulfill its promises, said on Thursday Deputy commander of the headquarters of the militia DND Eduard Bacurin.
first on Wednesday the Deputy head of the people's Council of Donetsk national Republic Denis Putilin said that the Authorities DND independently stated the village Shirokino in Donbass demilitarized zone. He tried to persuade Kiev to Express support for the peace proposals of Donbass. Ukrainian military told that record continued shelling in the area of Shirokino, despite the application of DNR. Before Thursday Basurin said that the army DND withdrew all forces from Shirokino.
"We hope that the OSCE mission will record that We do not open fire in response, and (take - ed.) all the steps involved in order to force Ukraine to fulfill its own shoulders obligations," He told reporters.
Basurin added that by pushing militias from Shirokino (near Mariupol - ed.), the DNR hopes for the return action." We went into the territory, We went forward, We went backwards, and for this reason We expect a response from the Ukrainian Authorities ", - He explained.
the chief of staff of the militia also noticed that the OSCE mission and the joint center for control and coordination were notified about the demilitarization of the people's Republic village Shirokino unilaterally. He introduced the initiative of the Kiev authorities to follow the example of the militia and also to announce the demilitarization of Shirokino.
"We call on Kiev and the flesh of the Ukrainian President to follow the example of the leadership of the Donetsk people's Republic and immediately give orders to the complete demilitarization and shelling Shirokino," - said Basurin. He added that the DNR mentioned about civilian casualties.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of the population 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.