The hot phase of the conflict in the Donbas could stop for a while, but the situation still poses large security risks, said Wednesday the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.
"We turned out at the present time to stop for a while the Hot phase of the conflict, but the situation, unfortunately, is fraught with still greater risks to security. For this reason, many times I have said that We have no reason to relax. We must make greater efforts to continue to equip well-equipped with weapons forces of Ukraine, " Poroshenko said at the opening of the exhibition of military equipment dedicated to the Day of defender of Ukraine.
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 ".
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.