"Scheduled measures were carried out Monday as a result of which the National Guard detachment serving at the checkpoint was withdrawn to the area of combat capability recovery to perform tasks in other locations later," Selezniov said.
"The Army detachments are currently at the checkpoint. They were strengthened with firepower. They are experienced in serving on the front lines," Selezniov added.
"The communication was established between the servicemen at the checkpoint and the rear detachments as well as with units providing fire support," he informed.