The Ukrainian Military has deployed to the frontline in the Donbass fresh batches of military equipment, including self-propelled artillery and tanks, said the Commissioner of operational command of the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic (DND) Eduard Bacurin.
"Our investigation continues to identify the facts of finding banned weapons APU (Armed forces of Ukraine) along the line of contact. For example, in areas of Donetsk and Volnovakha found 7 152-mm self-propelled artillery units (SAU) " acacia ", eleven 122-mm self-propelled guns Gvozdika, tanks, field artillery guns and 32 trucks with fuel and ammunition ", – quotes " Donetsk news Agency ".
in addition, according to intelligence DNI, in the areas of the village of Kamenka and the village of Pervomayskaya in the controlled Kiev territory of the Yasinovatsky area found six 100-mm anti-tank guns " rapier ", 7 152-mm howitzers." All information about violations of the Minsk agreements by the Ukrainian side and the location of the banned weapons, APU handed over to representatives of the OSCE mission and the JCCC (Joint centre for coordination and control of the cease-fire) " the square root of said Basurin. According to the Complex of measures on execution of the Minsk agreements of February 12, 2015, weapons with a caliber of 100 mm or above must be allotted between them is 50 km, MLRS – 70 km for MLRS " Tornado-s ", " Uragan ", " Smerch ", and missiles "Point" – 140 km in Accordance with the September addition to the package of measures, the withdrawal is also subject to the guns of a caliber of 100 mm, tanks and mortars, as well as among them with a caliber of 120 mm. Remember, Poroshenko during a visit to the Donbass, said on the issue of implementation of the Minsk agreements, " until then, until you complete the security package, the Ukraine further in the political process to move you won't." Poroshenko said that the package of security involves " a complete ceasefire, the withdrawal of foreign troops from the territory of Ukraine, transfer in the first stage under the supervision of the OSCE, and the 2-stage – under the supervision of Ukraine uncontrolled sections of the Russian-Ukrainian border, the withdrawal of heavy weaponry and artillery, the unhindered access of OSCE observers to all areas ". Explaining his sentence, the head of the DND Alexander Zakharchenko said that Poroshenko " completely abolished the Minsk agreement ".