Exploration of the self-proclaimed Donetsk people's Republic continues to capture the facts of retraction of heavy weapons Ukrainian security forces to the line of contact in Donbas, said Deputy chief of staff of the militia DND Eduard Bacurin.
"in the settlement Dmitrovka – to the line of contact 25 kilometers – marked the arrival of seven tanks, Mayorsk – to the line of contact of 1, 5 kilometers – documented the arrival of three mortars" cornflower ", – quoted him as saying RIA " Novosti ".
Basurin said that the Ukrainian Military purposefully increase the intensity of the attacks and continue to pull heavy weaponry to the contact line. However, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko confirmed that the militia Donetsk national Republic on Wednesday began to withdraw tanks near Novoazovsk. On Tuesday, Ukrainian security forces claimed to have also launched the second phase of withdrawal techniques, he began in the area of Debaltsevo Donetsk region. From 1 September in the Donbass entered into force another truce, both parties and observers state that it is observed. At the end of September was signed the agreement about the withdrawal in the Donbass weapons of a caliber of less than 100 millimeters and tanks from the frontline. This process will be gradual. 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. Thus, according to the text of the Treaty, With the threat of the diversion of weapons liaison group may convene an urgent meeting.