The evacuation of residents declared in Donetsk settlements Marinka and Krasnogorovka in connection with the worsening situation in the Donbass, said the official representative of the presidential administration on issues of special operations in the Donbass Andriy Lysenko.
"Because of the danger of civilian life in Marinka and Krasnogorovka announced the Evacuation of people to safe regions of Donetsk region ", - said Lysenko at a press conference on Thursday.
first Ukrainian law enforcers told that the militia Wednesday night launched an attack on their positions near Marinka and Krasnogorovka near Donetsk, the Military repelled the attack. DNR authorities called the message of Kiev speculation. According to the speaker of the National Council DND Andrey Purgin, Marinka and Krasnogorovka are those settlements where Military are shelling residential areas of Donetsk.
The head of the Ministry of defence DND Vladimir Kononov said for its part that the Ukrainian Military on Wednesday began shelling across the front line. Under the fire of security forces have been several cities, artillery blow was struck, and on the Petrovsky district of Donetsk. The Commissioner of the Ministry of health DND said about dozens wounded. DNR considers the actions of the Ukrainian security forces to disrupt the Minsk agreements, said Kononov.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of the population of the region. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 6, 4 thousand people.
The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the conflict. The last document is dated 12 February - in addition to the ceasefire, withdrawal of heavy weapons and creating a security zone, obliges the Authorities of Ukraine to engage in direct dialogue with the authorized DND and LNR, for example, on the issue of conduct in local elections, entering into the Constitution of Ukraine of change, involving the decentralization of Power, as well as on the issue of legislative recognition of special status of separate districts of Donetsk and Lugansk regions ".
the results of the last meeting of the contact group 6 may present turned out to form four sub-working groups on specific aspects of de-escalation of the conflict.