The Ukrainian Military used shelling of settlements to distract attention from their ongoing redeployment of equipment and forces to the line of contact, said on the first day of the week the Deputy head of the headquarters of the militia of the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic Eduard Bacurin.
"It is noted the building of groups of enemy troops and preparing for aggression within DND and LNR ", - said Basurin correspondents.
according to his statement, exploration DNR identified the arrival to front 47 new units of new military equipment and electronic warfare stations, in the direction of the settlements of the Luhansk identified move 25 units of Ukrainian armoured fighting vehicles. In addition, in the Novgorod arrived five self-propelled artillery of the armed forces.
"similarly, in the territory Verkhnetroitskoye arrived a convoy of fifteen pieces of military equipment in the territory of the Free displaced two" Castle ", Svetlodorskoe redeployed military equipment according to one version of the station electronic warfare, in the area of Krasnogorovka came a battalion of soldiers from Western Ukraine. In addition, identifies the arrival of trains with tanks on Volnovakha station and Hlebodarovka, " - said Basurin.
These facts demonstrate on the preparations of the Ukrainian security forces by the beginning of hostilities, he said." because of this, we expect possible provocations from the security forces, and among them intensify subversive activities within the DNR, " said the Commissioner of the headquarters of the militia DND.
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 began more than 6, 8 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.