OSCE: the parties to the conflict in Ukraine told about the diversion of light weapons
The parties to the conflict in Ukraine told about the completion of the withdrawal of light weapons, said on Thursday Deputy head of the Special monitoring mission (SMM) OSCE Alexander Hg.
From 1 September in the Donbass entered into force another truce. 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 ended on 12 November.
"The parties announced the completion of the final stage of the withdrawal of light weapons," said the Hg.
He also said that the confirmation of the Special monitoring mission of the OSCE results of the diversion of light weapons At a given time has not been completed and placed in the course.
The Ukrainian authorities in April of last year began military action against the self-proclaimed LNR and DND. According to the final data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 8 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbas region is discussed, as well as among them during the meeting in Minsk contact group, which Since September of last year had already taken 3 of the document, regulating the steps to de-escalate the conflict.