Observers special monitoring mission of the OSCE in Ukraine continue to fix the presence of heavy weapons from the contact line in Donbass and agitate the parties to fully implement the Minsk agreement, said on the last working day of the week the Deputy head of SMM Alexander hug.
"Our team saw a decrease in violations at the train station. But We don't stop to watch heavy weaponry from the contact line on both sides, both within Ukraine and within DND and LNR. The package of measures correlated on February 12, refers to an immediate and full ceasefire, withdrawal of weapons. These provisions are not being implemented in full force, " said Hg correspondents.
according to his statement, " the parties must demonstrate a commitment to the fulfillment of the promises, are obliged to work in good faith with the authorized mission to establish a trust relationship ".
"One of my goals - a conversation with observers about the shelling on the first day of the weekend. This fire resulted in property damage and one death. During the week We returned to where the shells fell. Further monitoring has confirmed our report on the first day of the week. We have indicated the direction of fire, But not who did the shots, " said hug.
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 settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict.
on Sunday, the militia Donetsk and Lugansk national republics in the hands of individual has begun the removal of equipment and weapons of a calibre of not more than 100 millimetres from the line of contact. This process is controlled by the observers of the OSCE mission and the Joint centre for control and coordination of the ceasefire in the Donbass. Ukrainian Military told that there were no orders about the removal of the weapons of a caliber of less than 100 millimeters.