The onset of the self-proclaimed militia Donetsk national Republic on the position of the Ukrainian security forces currently impossible, because the militia took heavy weapons from the contact line in the Donbass, said Deputy chief of staff of the militia DND Eduard Bacurin in the First channel.
before the official authorized special operations security forces in the Donbass Andrei Lysenko said that the militia, As if it only pretends that removes equipment from the separation line. However, he said that If the militia will Attack, the Military will return heavy weapons positions.
"I think it (rumors of offensive DND) is a kind of propaganda and intimidation that part of the residents that live within controlled with weapons of power (Ukraine). Another way I can't explain it. How is it possible in the current environment to come, with no heavy weapons, which by the Minsk agreements we took. The OSCE mission is recorded, said that we do not deceive. If they (in Kiev) has invented a new tactic of war, let tell you - we're going to use, " said Bacurin.
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.