The Russian leader of the Motherland party, the people's choice of the state Duma Alexei Zhuravlev, who in the Donbas with Supervisory and humanitarian mission, informs that the situation in Debaltsevo normalized, the city is slowly returning to normal life.
in the area of Debaltsevo, one of the largest transport hubs in the Ukraine, there were clashes security forces and militia. Before the Militia declared surrounded by security forces, according to them, the Ukrainian law enforcers mass surrender. Militia on February 19, told that the fighting in Debaltsevo in practice ended, the city in General came under their supervision. Kiev said that Military planning retreated from Debaltsevo and resettles, Artemovsk.
last week Zhuravlev left in the Donbass for the delivery of humanitarian assistance and monitoring compliance with the Minsk agreements. This is already the fifteenth trip Zhuravleva in the region with Supervisory and humanitarian mission. The press service of the party said that during the trip Zhuravlev plans to visit the contact line in Debaltsevo, and meet with victims of the attacks of Donetsk, which At this time are living in shelters.
"in Debaltsevo the situation returns to normal, the citizens returned - just not so long ago there was about 5 thousand, now 7, 5 thousands, and citizens are coming every day," said Zhuravlev Last news . He said that, until not quite calmly, have the opportunity to be a separate subversive groups. Currently, there Is a distribution of humanitarian aid.
"I'm currently standing around the tents, where you hear humanitarian aid, food. Return to peaceful life. But the city is destroyed by the fact that very much, " said Zhuravlev. According to him, citizens do not lose confidence." there will be all recovered, I don't doubt it, " He added.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat in the region. According to the summary data of the United Nations, victims of the conflict began almost 5, 7 thousands of civilians. The resolution of the Ukrainian fall under negotiation in different formats, for example, during meetings of the contact group in Minsk with the mediation of the Russian Federation and the OSCE.
dialogues " channel four ", held on 12 February, took place against a background of a sharp aggravation of the situation in the Donbass, instigated by the Ukrainian law enforcers who, having increased strength, began to storm the position of the militia. According to the results of the meeting of the leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany adopted a package of measures involving, for example, a cease-fire in the Donbass with fifteen February, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the development of a security zone.