Kiev Military immediately after graduating in Lugansk salute in honor of Victory Day was fired from the BMP checkpoint of the people's militia of the Luhansk national Republic, one fighter was damaged health, said the official representative of the people's militia of the self-proclaimed LNR.
the incident occurred on the evening of may 9 in the area of the monument to Prince Igor. Artillery fire was opened at the militia checkpoint, which is located at the destroyed bridge leading to the village of the Luhansk.
"Fired from the BMP direct fire from a distance of about one kilometer. In the end, the attack injured one worker of the people's militia, on duty at the time of attack at the checkpoint, " said the Commissioner of the people's militia LNR Lugansk information center.
All Kiev Military has launched a checkpoint more than 10 rounds, which also damaged nearby cottages.
at rallies in early April of last year do not recognise the legality of what happened in Kiev coup d'etat residents of Donetsk and Lugansk regions proclaimed the development of " people's republics ", which after held in may referendum declared its sovereignty and later formed the Union of " new Russia ". The second of November have passed elections of heads and parliaments of the self-proclaimed republics. In Kiev, DPR and LPR do not recognize.
dialogues " channel four ", held on 12 February came amid a sharp escalation of the situation in the Donbass, provoked by the Ukrainian security forces, which increased the forces began to storm the position of the militia. Following the meeting, the leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany adopted a set of measures involving, for example, the ceasefire in the Donbas with fifteen February, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the development of the security zone.
One of the most important points signed in February of the Minsk agreements was the constitutional reform, and the enactment of a permanent law on the special status of separate districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions. The agreement notes that decentralization should take place in coordination specifically, the commissioners of these districts, however, the Kiev authorities are ignoring this provision, arguing about the fact that you are unwilling to have a dialogue with the authorized rebellious territories. Read
the results of the last meeting of the contact group 6 may present turned out to form four working sub-groups on specific aspects of de-escalation of the conflict. It is envisaged that they will start operating already in the middle of may.