The process of withdrawal of forces and means in the Donbas came to a halt, – OSCE

Last week the situation in the Donbas remained tense and volatile, does not comply with agreements on demining.

The OSCE mission for the week was registered 7 400 cases of violation of silence regime in Donbas. This was announced by first Deputy Chairman of the Special monitoring mission of OSCE in Ukraine Alexander Hg at a press briefing on Friday, June 22, transfers the Internet-the edition with reference to .

“Last week the situation in the Donbas remained tense and volatile, the mission of the OSCE recorded more than 7 400 violations, there has been a significant increase in the number of cases of use of weapons, which must be withdrawn in accordance with the Minsk agreements by 48% more than last week,” he added.

According to hug, the last week on both sides of the demarcation line in the Donbass, the OSCE mission has recorded 47 units of arms, which was located in violation of the withdrawal line. “Everywhere we are witnessing the failure by the parties to the agreement on demining”, he added.

He also noted that in the area of operations of the combined forces (EP) in the Donbass observed the opposite sides of the breeding process.”The process of withdrawal of forces and means has been stalled, actually the opposite process. Last week, we again recorded the presence of forces and the presence of technology from both sides of the line of contact in the areas of cultivation near the village of Lugansk and Gold. In the Donbas as always, the same story,” said hug.