The Ukrainian Military has completed the withdrawal of tanks in Donetsk region in three areas, the subsequent phase – the withdrawal of artillery systems, said the speaker of the headquarters of the special operations Leonid Matyukhin.
"At this point in time I know that completed the withdrawal of tanks in 3 directions: debaltseve, Mariupol and Donetsk. The next few days OSCE will verify the withdrawal, and then start the allotment of artillery caliber 100 mm ", – quotes the expression Matyukhina news Agency.
on Wednesday the Commissioner of the headquarters DND Eduard Bacurin reported that the intelligence DND, continues to record the facts of retraction of heavy weapons Ukrainian security forces to the line of contact in Donbas. However, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko confirmed that the militia Donetsk national Republic on Wednesday began to withdraw tanks near Novoazovsk. On Tuesday, Ukrainian security forces claimed to have also launched the second phase of withdrawal techniques, he began 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 ).