Ukraine confirmed compliance “regime of silence” on the line of contact in Donbas
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KIEV, December 24. /TASS/. The Ukrainian side in the Joint center for control and coordination of ceasefire (SCCC) confirmed compliance “regime of silence” on the line of contact in Donbas. About this informed the head of the Ukrainian delegation to SCCC Anatoly Petrenko.
Putin welcomed the agreement on the regime of silence in the South-East of Ukraine from December 24
“As of the morning of 24 December the Ukrainian side of the JCCC confirmed the introduction of a comprehensive, sustainable, indefinite ceasefire starting from 00:00 on 24 December 2016. Along the line of contact established silence”, – quotes the press-center of staff of military operations in the Donbass in the social network Facebook.
In turn, the people’s militia proclaimed Luhansk national Republic (LNR) have also reported that as of 10:30 a.m., the cease-fire works along the line of contact. Message from the defense Ministry declared Donetsk national Republic (DND) is currently not reported.
Wednesday, December 21, participants of the contact group on settling the situation in the East of Ukraine in connection with the approaching Christmas and new year holidays once again agreed on the establishment in the Donbass ceasefire.
As stated by results of the Minsk meeting, the special representative of the head of the OSCE Martin Sajdik, all the participants of the Contact group, “stressing the need to ensure peace and tranquility and in connection with the upcoming holidays,” confirmed “its commitment to a comprehensive and sustainable ceasefire starting from 00:00 on December 24 Moscow time (01:00 GMT)”.
The current attempt to “indefinitely” cease-fire will be the tenth for the entire period of the conflict in Ukraine.
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