The tension in the Donbass after the ceasefire has not diminished, the situation is still far from normalization, said the Commissioner of Kiev in the security subgroup of the trilateral contact group on the resolution of the conflict situation in the East, Yevhen Marchuk.
"It's very good that the shelling was almost over. But the situation is still fragile And far from normalization. The tension on the contact line is not decreased. Work is still very much to all, "said Marchuk explanations in the online edition of" ".
Marchuk hoped that the Subgroup will have the opportunity to move to the problems of mine clearing of territories after you finish the work on harmonization of the agreement on withdrawal of heavy weapons.
"The main task of our working group on security issues Is the process to consolidate the ceasefire to finish a document on the withdrawal of heavy weapons And prepare it for signature by the parties. And then move on to the issue of clearance, most importantly Shirokino is the subject More important than the diversion of arms ", - he added.
The sub-group on security issues in the Donbass until not agreed on the text of the agreement for the allotment of weapons with a caliber of not more than 100 millimetres. Before a source close to the negotiations told the Luhansk information center that the initialing of the document on the withdrawal of weapons can be held on September 29, if the parties can finalize the negotiations on the text of the safety subgroup, which is expected to be held on 28 September.
The Ukrainian authorities in April of last year began military action against the self-proclaimed LNR AND DND. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict were about 7, 9 thousand people.