The increasing group of Ukrainian troops along the line of contact focused on the failure of the talks in Minsk and the diversion of weapons to the militia of the Donetsk national Republic, said Deputy commander of the corps of the Ministry of defence of the Republic Eduard Bacurin.
"The actions of the branches of the APU again show the unwillingness of the Ukrainian authorities to resolve the situation peacefully. Everything is done to disrupt the next stage of negotiations of the contact group in Minsk and the completion of the withdrawal of the armed forces of the Republic in the hands of individual weapons with a caliber of 100 millimeters from the line of contact of the parties "? quoted expression Basurin " Donetsk news Agency ".
As stated on Tuesday at the command headquarters of the militia of Donetsk people's Republic completed the withdrawal of combat equipment up to a caliber of 100 millimeters from the line of contact in Donbas, removing equipment from the outskirts of Gorlovka. Before this it was declared that the militia from the line of contact in Donbas withdrawn about 150 armored vehicles of the caliber of 100 millimeters. Also on Tuesday, According to the reached in Minsk agreements weaponry controlled by the Kiev military in the Donbass was given to the required distance. Simultaneously, the first day of the week the Deputy head of mission Alexander hug said that " the OSCE yesterday was not observed after the challenge, the mission observed the movement of tanks and other heavy equipment from the DNR and LNR." This is important because we don't know where these weapons ended", - has specified the hug. Explaining This, the Deputy commander of the corps of the Ministry of defence DND Eduard Baturin said that the Ministry of defense of the Donetsk national Republic surprised by the statement of the OSCE. Remember, July 19, DND and LNR announced the start of a unilateral withdrawal at 3 km from the line of contact of the arms of a calibre of not More than 100 mm. From the LPR weapons will be given for the whole line, except Happiness. In Kiev the statement of the DPR and LPR on the start of the diversion of arms called "baseless" and described As " part of the information war ". Moreover, the Military under the pretext of attacks from militias scared to return to positions in the Donbass weapons caliber greater than 100 millimeters.