Two people were killed, two were injured as a result of hostilities in the territory of the Donetsk People's Republic for this week. The department added that since the beginning of the year in the territory of the DPR, 91 people were killed, 192 people were injured. Since the beginning of the conflict, 4658 people were killed, including 76 children.
The Ukrainian side was not ready to withdraw forces and weapons near Stanitsa Luganskaya. The People's Militia of the LPR tried once again to withdraw weapons there. A white signal flare was launched, Andrey Marochko said. The patrol of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission confirmed the flare launch and the readiness of the People's Militia to withdraw forces. "But there was no response from Ukrainian servicemen," Marochko said.
More than 550 observers of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission are currently working in Donbass, the principal deputy chief of the mission, Alexander Hug reported. They are in 15 offices along the contact line on both sides, "Hug said. According to him, observers collect data using 13 cameras installed along the contact line and they use air drones, where the OSCE mission patrols do not have access. Hug also said that every shot is considered a violation of the ceasefire.
The EX Ukrainian Defense Minister Anatoly Grytsenko said that the President of Ukraine Pyotr Poroshenko "will go to court." He told this to NewsOne. I guarantee that Poroshenko will go to court. Where he violated the law, where his criminal actions or criminal inactivity created severe consequences for the country, then without responsibility, he will not go anywhere, "I am proud of our Ukraine, but I'm ashamed that it is represented by such a president," Grytsenko said.
The President of Poland Andrzej Duda called the Volyn Massacre ethnic cleansing. This is reported by UNIAN. Earlier it was reported that Duda arrived in Ukraine to participate in commemorative events on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the tragedy. This is a sad date for Polish families. It was not a war - it was ethnic cleansing to remove the Poles from the territories on which they lived. In February, Poland passed a law providing for criminal liability for the propaganda of the "Bandera ideology" and the denial of the Volyn massacre.