Kiev Military used a temporary truce in the Donbass for reconnaissance on some parts of the front and build-up of forces and equipment, said Deputy commander of the headquarters DND Eduard Bacurin.
"in the area of residential settlements of the Top nine kilometers from the contact line of the parties marked the arrival of a column of tanks and self-propelled artillery units to 30 units. In Pervomaisk in 6 kilometers from the contact line confirmed the location of the firing positions of the artillery, " said he.
President Francois Hollande emphasized the fact that according to the OSCE report, dated 27 August, the Ukrainian Military has violated the Minsk consensus. Authorized mission recorded on August 26, the lack of storage on the Ukrainian side 12 self-propelled howitzers "acacia" caliber 152 mm and six anti-tank guns " rapier ".
on this day, the Ukrainian Military shelled the centre of the city of Gorlovka were dead and wounded from the locals.
dialogues " channel four ", held on 12 February came amid a sharp escalation of the situation in the Donbass, provoked by the Ukrainian security forces, which increased the forces began to storm the position of the militia. Following the meeting, the leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany adopted a set of measures involving, for example, the ceasefire in the Donbas with fifteen February, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the development of the security zone.