The upcoming General teachings of Kiev and the United States in the Lviv region are "pure provocation," said Deputy commander of the militia DND Eduard Bacurin.
"The exercises, when you created a precarious peace, is the provocation of clean water from a combat point of view," said Baturin, RIA " Novosti ". Baturin said that the militia DND wants to continue to adhere to the Minsk agreements, despite the exercises. The authorities of the Republic will observe the exercise and to transfer the corresponding data to international organizations." Everything will remain as specified in Minsk agreements. DND will watch it, if it will be conducted. The army will watch it and tell All organizations that specifically deal with this, in the same of the OSCE, " he added. In early March, it was announced that the U.S. military in the period from 5 March to 31 October of the current year will hold together with the Ukrainian armed forces doctrine, Yavoriv (Lviv region) in international centre for peacekeeping and security (MCMB). 12 February in the nearly 16-hour negotiations was signed Document of the contact group on measures aimed at the implementation of the Minsk agreements. The document envisages a ceasefire in the Donbass 00. 00 local time fifteen February, the withdrawal of all heavy weapons on both sides of the conflict " at equal distances width of at least 50 miles between them "