Exploration of the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic found close to the contact line in the Donbass MLRS " Grad ", mortars and howitzers of the Ukrainian security forces, said Tuesday correspondents Deputy chief of staff of the militia DND Eduard Bacurin.
"Exploration of the DNR captures the movement and accumulation of equipment along the contact line and violations of the Ukrainian side of the Minsk agreements on the withdrawal of heavy weapons. So, in the area of residential settlements Palopoli determined the location of the battery mortars, Xenova - 4 " Grad ", 2 howitzers D-30 and five trucks With personnel and ammunition, " he said.
According to Basurina, near Dzerzhinsk documented arrival 2 MLRS " Grad "." Even in the beginning of the meeting of the contact group in Minsk and arrival of the Deputy the head of the OSCE mission in the Donetsk military-political elite of Ukraine did not take any measures to resolve the conflict in the Donbas, the escalation continues", he added.
The Ukrainian authorities in April of last year began military action against. According to the final data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 8 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbas region is discussed, as well as among them during the meeting in Minsk contact group, which Since September of last year had already taken 3 of the document, regulating the steps to de-escalate the conflict.
From 1 September in the Donbass entered into force. 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 ended on 12 November.