The head of the Luhansk national Republic Igor Carpenter on Wednesday signed a document about the diversion from the line of contact of the arms a caliber of less than 100 mm.
The withdrawal will be implemented in 2 stages. First will be allocated tanks, then artillery, then mortars. 1st phase shall commence two days after the full ceasefire and be completed within fifteen days. The duration of the 2nd stage, according to the plan, will amount to 24 days. So, the period of abstraction shall be 41 days, reports " Lugansk information center ".
According to the document, the Withdrawal begins in the North, in the area of responsibility of the people's militia LNR, then will be brought out weapons at the line of contact in DNR in sector South. The monitoring process of the diversion of arms to be undertaken by the Staff of the Joint center for control and coordination of ceasefire (SCCC), which will send the appropriate reports to the OSCE. First it was claimed that the agreement about the withdrawal in the Donbass weapons of the calibre less than 100 mm was signed by the Head of the Donetsk national Republic Alexander Zakharchenko and former head of Ukraine and authorized Kiev on the negotiations of the contact group Leonid Kuchma. Plenipotentiary representative of the Donetsk national Republic Denis Putilin said that the signing of the agreement about the withdrawal of weapons with a caliber less than 100 mm in fact means the end of the war in the Donbass. The Kremlin is experiencing cautious optimism and believes a positive decision on the withdrawal of heavy weapons in the Donbas, the most before the meeting " channel four ", said the President's press Secretary Dmitry Peskov. On Tuesday in Minsk agreement was initialed the withdrawal of certain weapons a caliber of 100 millimeters and tanks from the frontline in Donbass. According to the document, the Donetsk and Lugansk people's Republic will take weapons with a caliber less than 100 mm and mortars of a caliber of not more than 120 mm from the line of contact as of 19 September 2014, the Ukrainian Military – from the actual front line.