The staff of the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) stated that Russia was redeploying a large number of equipment and weapons. This was announced at a briefing of the ATO speaker Andrii Lysenko, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrainian News.
"The enemy is regrouping and restoring combat capability of its units, replenishing ammunition, technical means, fuel and lubricants. Despite the claims of "DPR" and "LPR" warlords about commencement of the military equipment withdrawal from the demarcation line in accordance with the Minsk agreements, there was movement of MLRS Grad, APCs, all-terrain vehicles, fuel trucks, and a significant number of tent vehicles with personnel and ammunition from the territory of the Russian Federation through the Izvaryne checkpoint. In addition, there was recorded movement of a large number of tanks, Grad systems and other military equipment to Novoazovsk," Lysenko said.
According to him, the terrorists are withdrawing the damaged equipment to Russia in order to restore it.
Earlier, the ATO command refuted the beginning of heavy weapons withdrawal from the demarcation line claimed by the terrorists.
The past 24 hours passed without losses among the Ukrainian troops with one soldier wounded.