Ukrainian Military reported that militias 14 times per day shelled their positions.
first at the headquarters of the militia of the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic (DND) said that the Ukrainian Military nine times for Sunday broke the "silence mode" in the Donbass.
"Just a day opponent 14 times fired power ATU from artillery and mortars, 5 times from small arms and rocket-propelled grenades," said the press center of special operations
The military said that the most violent clashes took place in Mariupol direction close to the village of Sorokino. In the last days of fighting in the area said the militias and the Military.
Donetsk direction, According to security forces, militias four times fired Sands and Water, two times a Krasnogorovka once the village Experienced.
Sorokino part of Volnovakha district, Donetsk region, is located on the shore of the Azov sea between the cities of Mariupol (controlled by the security forces) and Novoazovsk (controlled by the militias DND). Autumn village was Under the control of militias DND, then it was considered neutral territory. In early February, was occupied by the Ukrainian battalion " Azov ". Deputy commander of the headquarters DND Eduard Bacurin claimed Mariupol direction is not essential for the militia.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat in the region. According to the summary data of the United Nations, victims of the conflict began almost 5, 7 thousands of civilians. The resolution of the Ukrainian fall under negotiation in different formats, for example, during meetings of the contact group in Minsk with the mediation of the Russian Federation and the OSCE.
dialogues " channel four ", held on 12 February, took place against a background of a sharp aggravation of the situation in the Donbass, instigated by the Ukrainian law enforcers who, having increased strength, began to storm the position of the militia. According to the results of the meeting of the leaders of Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany adopted a package of measures involving, for example, a cease-fire in the Donbass with fifteen February, the withdrawal of heavy weapons and the development of a security zone.
Declared a ceasefire, according to the statements of the parties to the conflict and observers, observed throughout the contact line, with the exception of Debaltsevo. This city, according to the examination results of the militia, in the so-called boiler was about three thousand Ukrainian security forces in Kiev denied environment. All the last days in the area Debaltsevo, one of the largest transport hubs in the Ukraine, there were clashes security forces and militia. Developments -