Hg: we must build on the steps to demilitarize Shirokino
Zam. the head of the special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE Alexander Hg nourishes the hope that the parties to the conflict in Ukraine reached agreement on demilitarization of Shirokino at the next meeting of the subgroup on safety in Minsk on 7 July.
"within Shirokino no DNR soldiers. At present, the SCCC (Joint center for monitoring and coordination) the challenge is to consolidate the step taken by the DNR. I hope that at the next meeting of the subgroup on safety in Minsk the parties will reach agreement on this issue, " said hug at the press conference on the first day of the weekend.
Vice-speaker of the people's Council DND Denis Putilin July 1, said that the authorities of the Republic in the hands of individual stated the village Shirokino in Donbass demilitarized zone.
on a subsequent day the Deputy chief of the headquarters of the militia DND Eduard Bacurin announced that DNR had withdrawn all troops from Shirokino, which currently remains one of the most hot spots of Donbass.
along with this, according to him, the Ukrainian Military remain in Shirokino. But they until not occupied the position from which the militia retreated. President Francois Hollande expressed hope that representatives of the OSCE and SCCC will be able to persuade the Ukrainian side to follow the example of the militia DND.