Special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE is campaigning to defend the escalation of the confrontation in the Donbass after the murder of one of the commanders of the militia of the Donetsk national Republic (DND) Arsen Pavlov, known as Motorola, said Deputy chief SMM OSCE in Ukraine Alexander hug.
"Our monitors who are in Donetsk, very meticulously are monitoring the situation in this area on both sides of the line of contact. Any worsening of the situation for any reason that one must defend themselves, " according to the news Agency.
He also assured that the OSCE will be informed Of any changes related to this situation. On Sunday evening it was announced About the death in Donetsk as a result of the bombing of the commander of the militia DND Arseniy Pavlov, known under the Callsign " Motorola ". Together with him died his subordinate. Chapter proclaimed Donetsk national Republic Alexander Zakharchenko said that he already know who is the customer of murder of Motorola. Zakharchenko also said that the attack on Pavlov Kiev broke the truce and declared war on the DNR. For his part, the Head proclaimed Lugansk national Republic Igor Carpenter said that the murder of Motorola shows about the fact that Kyiv has chosen the path of war. In the Internet appeared the video, who identified themselves as murderers Pavlova. Young citizens in the video were standing on the background of the flag of the national radical movement "Mizantropik divizhn" (banned in Russia), however, the organization told About non-participation in deprivation of life of Motorola. However, in Kiev, announced his version of the murder of Motorola, according to which the militia commander died as if because of their associates. "Right*" told About non-participation in deprivation of life of Pavlov. The Commissioner of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine on the problems of fighting Andrei Lysenko said that Motorola was "lucky die" because he faced " inevitable punishment in the form of a lifelong punishment ". The DNR declared three days of mourning.
* Organization, regarding which the court accepted entered into legal force of the conclusion About destruction or prohibition of activity on the grounds stipulated by the Federal law "On countering extremist activity"