The commander of the NATO forces in the European Union General Philip Breedlove concerned about situations around Debaltsevo and accuses militias in violation of the new Minsk agreements.
"concerned about the situation in Ukraine, the separatists (as he calls militias - approx. OPINION) refuse not to violate (mode) ceasefire in Debaltsevo and refuse OSCE access, "Breedlove wrote in his own microblog on Twitter, reports RIA" Novosti ". On the first day of the week, the OSCE said that the ceasefire in Ukraine the first 18 hours in total were observed. At the same time the mission fixes a number of incidents in Lugansk, Donetsk, Severodoneck and Debaltsevo. Zam. commander of the militia DND Eduard Baturin said that the loss of the Ukrainian security forces for the past day amounted to 60 people killed. Before the same day of Baturin said that the Ukrainian Military, which for the past day fired on the territory of the Republic almost 50 times the control of Kiev. Prior to that authorized authorized DND in the contact group Denis Putilin said that the Donetsk national Republic asks the leaders of Germany and France to draw attention to the violation of Kiev truce at Donetsk airport. Before this it was declared that the Ukrainian Military opened fire on the territory of Donetsk airport. In the militia emphasize, it's not the 1st bombardment airport after establishing the " silence mode ". In DND has not ruled out a ceasefire violations beyond the control of Kiev " battalions ". While the Deputy commander of the corps, the defense Ministry Donetsk national Republic Eduard Baturin said that Kyiv pulls heavy equipment to settlements Artemivsk, MHP and Lugansk. The parties to conflict in the Donbass in 0. 00 (1. 00 GMT) Sunday, fifteen February declared a truce, under agreements concluded in Minsk after almost 16 hours of negotiations.