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Foreign diplomatic officials visit the anti-terror operation region
25.02.2015 | 13:00
Press service of the Ministry of Defense

On February 24, in the framework of a one-day visit to east of Ukraine the representatives of Kyiv Association of Military Attaches accredited in Ukraine visited the HQ of the anti-terror operation (ATO) in Kramatorsk, as well as some regions in Lugansk and Donetsk regions.

This visit was aimed at monitoring the real situation in Donbas, as well as true informing the leaders of countries represented by the association on current situation in Ukraine.

The ATO HQ officers gave briefing for guests, spoke about violation of ceasefire by illegal armed formations, intentional attacks against civilians, human rights violation by terrorists, intentional destruction of infrastructure by rebels.

The ATO HQ provided real proofs of a breach of the Minsk agreements by the terrorists. Particularly, on February 15-24, there have been completed over 430 artillery, Grad, tank and small arms attacks against the Ukrainian positions and civilians.

The foreign diplomatic officials got information about the flash points in the ATO region. Currently, the enemy uses the truce to reinforce its positions and realign its forces.

The guests also visited Kramatorsk. Deputy Minister of Information Policy, Advisor to Minister of Defense of Ukraine Tetyana Popova, Deputy Head of Donetsk Regional State Administration — Head of Administration Mykhaylo Necheporuk, representatives of local authorities and public organizations answered the questions of foreign guests.



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