The emergency workers cleared during the period from January of this year in the self-proclaimed Luhansk national Republic (LNR) 1700 ammunition surveyed about 1,200 hectares, told reporters the LNR Minister of emergency situations Sergey Ivanushkin.
"This year alone we (MOE) worked five hundred applications. Our group has identified and neutralized 1700 rounds of ammunition, " said Ivanushkin, adding that already surveyed about 1200 hectares, only the engineers intended to explore more than 50 thousand hectares.
He explained that "for the period from January of this year, neutralized 905 artillery shells, mortar 173 mines, 43 anti-tank mines, 120 grenades, 59 different fuses and 135 combat elements of systems of volley fire" Grad ", " Uragan ", " Smerch ".
According to Ivanushkina, all samples of ammunition issued on the territory LNR Ukrainian security forces, At a given time are stored from the lifeguards. They intend to use as evidence of crimes against the peaceful inhabitants.
The military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of the population of Donbass lasts more than a year. At the talks on February 12 were achieved consensus on stopping the fire, the withdrawal of heavy weapons, introduction to the Constitution of Ukraine changes on decentralization of power and the consolidation of the special status " of certain districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions ".