The self-proclaimed militia Luhansk national Republic has accused the Ukrainian military's shelling from heavy weapons roadblock LNR near Stanytsia Luhanska.
"in practice every day with the Ukrainian side shelling of checkpoint LPR before the bridge in the Village Lugansk. Open fire from AGS (automatic grenade launcher), open every day of the guns, fired from the BMP-1 (infantry fighting vehicle). And we at the checkpoint no heavy weapons, As you can see, only small arms ", - said Last news authorized official of the people's militia LNR.
He said that the checkpoint is a checkpoint of peaceful citizens on Ukrainian territory.
according to the interviewer Agency, subjected to attacks As a roadblock militias And nearby holiday array civilians.
Some of the fighters on duty at the checkpoint, reported that the Ukrainian Military BMP customize close enough, the other side of the bridge over the Donets river, which is the conditional distribution of territories of the militia And the armed forces of Ukraine.
"Knowing that the only thing we can answer is small arms, they come close enough. And Open fire from heavy weapons. As soon as it gets dark, begins firing. The night from Saturday to Sunday began the attack with 21. 40 And He only ended in 01. 40 nights. And so - every day, " he told the militia Nikolay Kuzmin. According to his statement, despite the declared " silence mode ", continues to kill citizens.
"Recently we lost a fighter with the Callsign" Karate ", that's been here since August of last year. After another mortar attack, He came out of hiding to test whether all is in order with the soldiers, And here the second attack. Died from damage to health by shrapnel in the chest, " said the rebel.
first on Sunday, the speaker of the presidential administration of Ukraine on problems of special operations in the Donbass Andriy Lysenko said for its part that the Militia uses large-caliber mortars And anti-aircraft guns near the Village of the Luhansk And the Crimean village.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of the region. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the conflict were about 6, 5 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 next meeting of the contact group on the resolution of the conflict situation in the Donbass February 12, ended with the adoption of a package of measures on execution of the Minsk agreements, involving, for example, the ceasefire in the Donbas with fifteen February, the withdrawal of heavy weapons And the development of the security zone. Soon After informing truce in the Donbass resumed shooting, the parties blame each other in violation of the "silence" And report that conduct only return fire.
June 3 in the area of Marinci has been a serious battle, the victims of which, according to the UN, became 34. The military has accused the militia in the attack, the same called statements of Kiev speculation. Authorized self-proclaimed republics said that the Ukrainian Military continues to pull to the contact line of heavy equipment And jet systems of volley fire, And the intensity of the attacks increased. The authorities DND AND LNR pushing that War had brought heavy weapons to a safe distance, regulated by the Minsk agreements. Read