The Ukrainian military involved in patrols in the Luhansk region in connection with regional elections, said on Sunday the official authorized press center special operations security forces in the Donbass Ruslan Tkachuk.
"The soldiers involved in the patrol to prevent possible provocations in the elections in Local authorities ", - said Tkachuk on its Internet representation.
Local elections are held in Ukraine on Sunday on the new electoral law. Regional, city and district councils will be elected under the proportional system with open lists, and the deputies of village councils under majority system of relative majority. The results must be determined before November 4 and made public for five days, and in the case of the 2nd round of elections of the mayor in the big cities - not later than November 20.
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 ".