Special operation of the Ukrainian security forces in the East of the country can last up to a year, said the commander created " the Right sector " battalion " Donbass " Semyon Semenchenko.
" in contrast from many people who believe that the ATO will end in a few weeks, I think, it (occupy) more than One month, may be up to a year, " said Semenchenko Ukrainian media, " Ukrainskaya Pravda "writes. He said that the special operation was probably finished before, if the newly elected head Petro Poroshenko will make efforts to reform the police organization. In Eastern Ukraine continues active phase punitive operations deployed by Ukrainian law-enforcers against the self-proclaimed supporters of the referendum Donetsk and Lugansk national republics. Security forces are actively using heavy artillery and combat aircraft. Mentions numerous victims among the peaceful residents and the destruction of houses and infrastructure. In the evening on Sunday, the law-Enforcers started bombardment of Slavyansk. One of the shells hit the orphanage " Sail of hope ", the students of which were evacuated yesterday. In addition, destruction has received a building of the research Institute of high voltages on the street Gerenal of Batuka. Just a day in the shelling damage of an organism in Slavyansk got five people in it, and among them One militiaman. The rest of the wounded were civilians. Earlier, on the first day weekend, the national guard under Ukraine has made a massive bombardment of village Semenovka close Slavyansk. In addition, in the night of Saturday attacks is also the center of Slavyansk. Before that on Thursday the media said that in Slavyansk and Kramatorsk has started a large-scale military operations with the use of artillery and aviation. The witness told the audience about the use of Grad. In addition, mention the artillery bombardment of the residential area of Artem in Slavyansk. The investigative Committee of Russia opened a criminal case under the criminal code of the use of prohibited means and methods of war in Donetsk and Lugansk national republics.