The escalation in the Donbas is possible at any time – hug
Deputy Chairman of the Special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE in Ukraine Alexander hug said that the escalation of the conflict in the Donbass possible at any time.
About it reports a press-service of the mission on Twitter.
According to him, September 23 escalation near Svetlodarsk, then recorded more than 900 violations of the ceasefire.
Hug: escalation is possible any time – escalation on 23/09 in #Svitlodarsk area: 900+ ceasefire violations last week; over 90% over the weekend
— OSCE SMM Ukraine (@OSCE_SMM) 28 Sep 2017
He noted that where there are weapons, there is always violence. The SMM observed the use of weapons 69 times last week.
Of particular concern to the OSCE call the victims of the conflict. In particular, in August suffered 37 people, 19% of them children.
Losses among the Ukrainian military no – ATO headquarters
Yesterday illegal armed groups are seven times violated the truce. The fighting casualties among Ukrainian defenders there. The militants during attacks actively used firearms, caliber exceeding 100 millimeters.
So, at night, for nearly two hours, the rebels were beaten twice from a tank near Avdeevka. On the outskirts of this front-line city the enemy fired and 10 min of caliber of 120 millimeters and 13 min caliber 82 millimeter. Also, the mercenaries fired Avdus the industrial area from the grenade launchers of various types. In addition, under the fire of enemy 120-mm mnemeth got fortifications of the ATO forces near the Sands. And small arms of the occupant was working near the Heater.