Unit self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic began after the break attack on the airport of Donetsk held by the security forces.
Currently militia firing Grad rockets and mortars airport, which remains a significant number of Ukrainian officials, RIA " news " referring to his journalist. First Tuesday in the information center special operations challenged the withdrawal of security forces from Donetsk airport. Remember, September 1, at the headquarters of the DND said about the fact that a group of Ukrainian military left the Donetsk airport under a white flag." Them a little while, according to unverified information, about 2 incomplete platoons. Those who decided not to give up, continue to keep the defense on the area of the airport, " - said the representative of the headquarters of the militia. Later in the media, there were reports that security forces have left the airport literally. August 31, the militia said that the assault on the airport will not be easy, because the entrances to it mined. For a long time they only fired at the airport. Ukrainian military was allowed from this location to defect.