The commander of the battalion "Donbass" semen Semenchenko, said first Thursday of the capture by the security forces strategic settlements Logvinova under Debaltsevo, this time said that " things are changing ".
"The situation in the area Logvinova on the route Donetsk - debaltseve continuously changing. Stripping Logvinova and the surrounding part of the battalion Donbass was suspended after the retreat of the Ukrainian armed forces and armored vehicles from the village Logvinova, " wrote Semenchenko own Facebook." The enemy suffered retaliation using pronography of the seven tanks (came up reinforcements). Currently forces ATO and the enemy maneuver. The battle continues on the outskirts of the village with growing exasperation, " said he. First Semenchenko said that the Ukrainian Military took the village Logvinova, blocking the route Donetsk - Debaltsevo. The Ministry of defense informs only about the battles for the village. The government of Donetsk national Republic, for his part, challenged the data on the transition of settlements under the supervision of the security forces. The militia told about the capture monitored Logvinova on the first day of the week. On Tuesday, Deputy commander of the militia DND Eduard Baturin said that the security forces unit of the Republic " took possession of all the dominating heights around the city Debaltsevo, thus providing full fire supervision of its suburbs and the entire stretch of the road ". In addition, according to him, " according to the information of the communication interceptions, last night command of the advanced command post headquarters ATO left Debaltsevo, in fact leaving their employees to fend for themselves ". Bacurin also said that the Militia DND locked debaltseve boiler. According to him, in the boiler at the present time was about 6 thousand Ukrainian military. They did offer to lay down arms and surrender.