All four sub-groups of the contact group on settling the situation in Ukraine began the dialogues in Minsk, said the press Secretary of the Kiev envoy in the contact group, former President of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma Daria olifer.
"in Minsk started All four subgroups – of humanitarian, political, economic problems and security issues ", – olifer wrote on his page in Facebook.
however, the Deputy head of the militia headquarters proclaimed Donetsk national Republic Eduard Baturin said that the militia repelled the attempted offensive from military power of Ukraine near Donetsk. According to him, among the siloviki have losses. In Kiev the militia message challenged. Before that, the Ukrainian military told that began the second stage of removal of equipment, he started in the area of Debaltsevo Donetsk region. 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 in the Donbass weapons of a caliber of less than 100 millimeters and tanks from the frontline. This process will be gradual. Order challenge: at 1st turn, – the part of the line of contact in the LNR, including Lugansk (sector "North" ), then – the remaining part of the front, including DNR (sector South ). According to the official envoy of the General staff of VSU Vladislav Seleznyov, the Ukrainian military will complete the withdrawal of weapons up to a caliber of 100 millimeters in the Luhansk region on October 18 in Donetsk – until November 12. All of the action, according to plan, will take 41 days. Thus, according to the text of the Treaty, With the threat of the diversion of weapons liaison group may convene an urgent meeting.