Ukrainian Military forces still stationed in their positions in Shyrokyne, the order to leave this settlement was not, said Wednesday the Deputy head of sector of " M " (around Mariupol) Victor Sigloh.
"As far as I know, no such order, all our units are in their positions and continue to perform their duties," said Salluh on air " the 5th channel ", answering a reporter's question, did the Ukrainian military orders to leave positions in Shyrokyne. Yesterday the OSCE expressed the hope that the conclusion of the demilitarization of Shirokino will be made by the participants of the contact group in two weeks. July 2, DPR announced that it had withdrawn all troops from Shirokino. Official authorized DND, Deputy Chairman of the people's Council Denis Pushilin stated before that the leadership of Donetsk national Republic decided to consider Shirokino demilitarized zone. The village Shirokino is located on the shore of the sea of Azov between Mariupol (controlled by Ukrainian security forces and Donetsk region (controlled by the militia DND). In early February Shirokino was taken by the soldiers of the Ukrainian battalion " Azov ". Since then, the two sides continue in this area of so-called artillery and mortar duels.