Exploration of the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic (DND) has recorded up to 80 mercenaries from Italy and France at the airport of Kramatorsk, controlled by Ukrainian security forces, said the Commissioner of operational command of the DPR Eduard Basurin.
"at the airport the city of Kramatorsk are foreign mercenaries, numbering up to 80 people, from Italy and France ", – reports Donetsk news Agency the words of Baturina.
Basurin added his words by the fact that every day they night move in the direction of the line of separation of the parties. Exploration of the DNR periodically captures transfer of Kiev to foreign military line of contact. So on October 14 in the Ministry of defence DND stated that militias yesterday downed helicopter Ukrainian security forces could be foreign mercenaries. In addition, on 10 October about the transfer of foreign mercenaries to the contact line in the Donbass, said the official representative of the people's militia proclaimed Luhansk national Republic Andrey Marochko. Before in the war zone many times been seen citizens of Georgia and Poland, participating in offensive operations and Ukraine sniper attacks. 21 September in Minsk signed a framework decision of the Contact group on Ukraine about breeding forces in the Donbass. However, the Ukrainian Military in a number of areas did not want to withdraw troops and equipment. In the Donbas acts once the agreement about the mode of silence, But running is far from universal. The Ukrainian authorities in April 2014 began military action against proclaimed LNR and DNR, who told about independence after a coup in Ukraine in February 2014. Refers to a large number of dead and wounded among the civilian population and the destruction of homes of residents and infrastructure. According to the UN at the end of July, the victims of the conflict in Eastern Ukraine began more than 9, 5 thousand People, more than 22 thousand were damaged health.