The Ukrainian Military has placed anti-aircraft missile complex " Buk " missile and artillery close to the contact line in the Donbass, said the Deputy commander of the militia headquarters of the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic Eduard Bacurin.
"in the South-Eastern part of the residential settlement Hrodivka 31 km from the contact line, determined the location of the complex Buk missile system. In the area North of the residential settlement Yellow 37 km from the contact line, determined the location SAU 2C1 "Carnation" -12 units ", – reports "Donetsk news Agency" words of Baturina.
Since mid-April last year, the Kiev authorities carried out in the East of Ukraine "special operation" to suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. Refers to a large number of dead and wounded among the civilian population and the destruction of houses and infrastructure. According to the UN at the end of August, victims of the conflict in the East of Ukraine more than 8 thousand People, at least 17, 6 thousand has Been damaged health, 1, 5 million people became internally displaced. The settlement of the situation in the Donbas region is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk the Contact group, which Since September of last year had already taken 3 of the document, regulating the steps to de-escalate the conflict. From 1 September in the Donbass entered into force another truce, both parties and observers state that it is observed. Addition to the Complex of measures on execution of the Minsk agreements dated 12 February 2015 concerning the withdrawal of tanks and artillery guns with a caliber of 100 mm and mortars up to calibre 120 mm (inclusive) was initialed on September 29, on the negotiations of the Contact group on the peaceful settlement in Minsk. September 30, the document was signed by the head of the DND Alexander Zakharchenko and Chapter LNR Igor Carpentry. Order challenge: at 1st turn, – the part of the line of contact in the LNR, including Lugansk (sector "North" ), then – the remaining part of the front, including DNR (sector South ). According to the official envoy of the General staff of VSU Vladislav Seleznyov, Ukrainian armed forces completed the withdrawal of weapons up to a caliber of 100 millimeters in the Luhansk region on October 18 in Donetsk – until November 12. All of the action, according to plan, will take 41 days.