The forces of Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) completed the removal of mortars of less than 100 mm in the sector A, Luhansk region, the ATO press center reported via Facebook.
"Removal of mortars of less than 100 mm in the sector of A completed. Today, in the area of Shchastya settlement [Luhansk region - ed.] under the supervision of the OSCE last 5 units were pulled out. The Ukrainian side by 100 percent fulfilled the withdrawal plan. It can be said that the first phase is completed," said in a statement.
Reportedly, militants of the so-called Donetsk People’s Republic rescheduled withdrawal of weaponry of less than 100 mm caliber for October 21 instead of October 18, the deputy head of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic militia staff Eduard Basurin stated.
According to the ATO press center, last day in the ATO area passed without violations of Minsk agreements. In Stanytsia Luhanska settlementUkrainian soldiers defused 8 trip wires.