The self-proclaimed Luhansk people's Republic has almost completed the withdrawal of weapons from the contact line in Donbas because of a long-term ceasefire from the Ukrainian security forces, said on the first day of the week Plenipotentiary LNR at the talks in Minsk Vladislav Danego.
"We managed to save on some time, for a long time a ceasefire, the regime of silence observed, and the results of the examination SCCC (Joint center for monitoring and coordination - ed) and the OSCE. This enabled Us to go on in practice, the completion of the withdrawal of our positions, " said Danego correspondents.
He added that Kiev was late With the challenge, because of what the LNR there are a few questions." They started late and are now trying to find some reasons to vosprepyatstvovat allocation, for example, his, " said Danego.
From 1 September in the Donbass entered into force another truce, both parties and observers state that it is observed. At the end of September was signed the agreement about the withdrawal of weapons with a caliber of not more than 100 millimeters and tanks from the frontline. This process will be gradual. The authorities LNR have started to withdraw arms 3 October, 5 October, the Military also began to take vehicles in the Luhansk region. Power DND told that there are plans to begin withdrawal of heavy weapons in the 2nd part of October.
The military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of Donbas lasts more than a year. On February 12, negotiations were consensus about stop fire, the withdrawal of heavy weapons, the introduction to the Constitution of Ukraine for change about the decentralization of Power and consolidation of special status " of Donetsk and Lugansk regions ".