The message of concentration on the direction of Donetsk heavy machinery and artillery of the Ukrainian security forces Require verification from the Special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE, said permanent Commissioner of Russia to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.
"Require verification from SMM messages about the appearance in the security area sad known of the battalion" Aidar ", on the concentration of heavy machinery and artillery of the Ukrainian army in the direction Donetsk ", – is reported the statement of the Ambassador, published on the Internet office of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.
"we must continue faithfully and timely perform addition to the "measures" about the withdrawal of tanks, artillery and mortars, as long as that is held without significant violations. The priority for MSF see in the mirror and dense monitoring of the security zone, among them the technical means and the UAVs on both sides of the line of contact. Note preparations for the deployment of advanced bases SMM in Gorlovka and Debaltsevo ", - has said Lukashevich at a meeting of the OSCE permanent Council on the situation in Ukraine. 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 ). On Thursday, the press center Special operations said that the Ukrainian Military has completed the withdrawal of artillery with a caliber not exceeding 100 millimetres in Mariupol direction in the area of confrontation in the Donbass. Thursday authorized military strength of Russia in General Central control and coordination (SCCC) Hasan Kaloyev said that the next stage of the withdrawal of weapons in DND will begin on November 6, will take mortars.