Dilution of forces specified by OSCE took place near Zolote town, - press officer

Source : 112 Ukraine

Parties withdrawed troops, freeing up one square kilometer on the demarcation line
18:36, 1 October 2016

112 Agency

On Donbas not far from Zolote town dilution of the sides took place on October 1 at noon. This was reported by the press officer of the sector "Lugansk" Valentyn Shevchenko in the air of "Channel 5".

"On the outskirts of Zolote it was the dilution to specified by representatives of the OSCE points. After appropriate signal soldiers who are serving in the observation posts, retreated to a certain areas.

In advance troops conducted explanatory work among the local population, warned them that they do not leave the people, and ensure their safety. Also, representatives of the OSCE mission confirmed that on the other side also saw the withdrawal of troops. At a predetermined distance. The number of personnel was not reported, "- said Shevchenko.

He added that the parties have released one square kilometer on the demarcation line. However, after a few minutes after dilution, according to Shevchenko, militants fired from grenade launchers close to Novoaleksandrivka.

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