German service gives an estimate of the potential number of the missing at East Ukraine 50 thousand.. the self-proclaimed Leader of the Luhansk national Republic Igor Carpenter believes the information is accurate.
"German information that had been killed earlier, more than 50 thousand people are considered more reliable. The only problem is, due to which they did not provide real information about the missing Ukrainian military", - quotes Carpentry Lugansk help center.
Between this armed forces Donetsk national Republic initiated the withdrawal of heavy weapons systems. "The armed forces of the Donetsk national Republic initiated the withdrawal of heavy weapons systems with band separation, provided the Minsk agreement of September 19, 2014," says Donetsk news Agency with a hyperlink to the Ministry of DND.
In the short time the buses will try to get to Debaltsevo for the evacuation of the civilian inhabitants. "We have sent 5 buses for refugees, February 17, however, they were unable to drive because of the shelling. The drivers together with buses spent the night in the nearest town. Now we await the ruling from the military, in order once again to try to get to Debaltsevo and to take the place of the people", - said the representative of the Ministry of transport DND.
Previously Deputy commander of the headquarters of the militia DND Eduard Bacurin reported that the militia was able to close the so-called debaltseve boiler and pressing in approximately 3 thousand soldiers. Ukrainian security forces on February 16, said that resumed oversight of highway Artemivsk - Debaltsevo. In turn, the head LNR Igor Carpenter reported that the boiler is blocked by militia. Later Bacurin identified that a significant proportion of Debaltsevo is under the control of the militia.
In Minsk, 12 February sides of the incident in the Donbass signed the instrument establishing the world February 15, withdrawal of heavy weapons and the formation of a security zone. The world is observed, with the exception of Debaltsevo - town of regional importance in the Donetsk region and 1 of the major railway junctions of Ukraine. Here converge the railway track from Kharkov, Mariupol, Rostov-on-don, Taganrog and Moscow. Because of the military operations paralyzed the operation of the station and locked freight railway news, between DND and the rest of Ukraine.
At the end of July last year, Debaltsevo and neighboring villages have taken control of security forces, posting here about 10 thousand military. Mat, tentatively planned to apply debaltseve "language" jutting out into the territory of the DND and LNR, for assault on militias.
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