The Ukrainian forces started to withdraw mortars on the direction Mariupol in the Donetsk region, said on Thursday Last news official Commissioner of the General staff of the military might of Ukraine Vladislav Seleznev.
"Everything is on schedule. Has begun the removal of mortars from Mariupol 10. 00 (11. 00 MSK) " - said Seleznev.
first of Seleznev said that the first day of the weekend, the Military will start the removal of the mortars on Donetsk the direction, then the diversion of weapons a caliber of less than 100 millimeters in the Donetsk region will End.
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 of weapons with a caliber of not more than 100 millimeters and tanks from the frontline. This process takes place in 2 stages (first, Lugansk, then Donetsk region). In Luhansk region the process of allotment is completed, currently on-going drainage in the Donetsk region.
The military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of Donbas lasts more than a year. On February 12, negotiations were consensus about stop fire, the withdrawal of heavy weapons, the introduction to the Constitution of Ukraine for change about the decentralization of power and consolidation of special status " of Donetsk and Lugansk regions ".