The regiment "Dnepr-1" as instructed by the headquarters of the special operations leaves the positions in the Sands near Donetsk, told in social networks echelon of the division.
"on Thursday we are passing our place at the forefront of the Armed forces of Ukraine ", – reported in the report on page regiment in Facebook. The report notes that before the regiment put fresh challenges * efforts to combat subversive groups and smuggling, as well as the supervision of law and order in the Donbass. The regiment "Dnepr-1" – volunteer division of patrol service of militia of special function created in April 2014 at the structure of the MIA of Ukraine in Dnipropetrovsk region as a battalion of militia " Dnepr-1 ", informs the Ukrainian TV channel " 112. Ua ". Before the head of the defense Ministry of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak said that the Ukrainian volunteer battalions involved in special operations in the Donbass, will go to the subordination of the military. Only a "special operations" were involved in about half a dozen battalions, which are financed from private sources. So, battalions " Aidar ", " Azov ", " Donbass ", "Dnepr-1" and "Dnepr-2" financed by the oligarch and Governor of Dnipropetrovsk oblast Igor Kolomoisky, which also many times been accused of sponsoring extremist group " Right sector** ".
* Organization, relative to which a court has adopted the legally effective conclusion Of destruction or prohibition of the activities on the grounds stipulated by the Federal law "On countering extremist activity"