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 Ukrainian side informed OSCE observers on deployment of banned weapons by militants near Mospyne and Stakhanov

The Ukrainian side has informed representatives of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) on the presence of weapons banned by the Minsk agreements, including tanks and self-propelled guns in the vicinity of Stakhanov and Mospyne.

Censor.NET reports citing the press service of the Main Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine.

It is reported that the overall situation in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) area remains tense. The militants committed 21 attacks using small arms, grenade launchers, and tanks on Jan. 10, including 12 assaults in Luhanske, Zaitseve, Maiorsk, Leninske, Novhorodske, Troitske (the Sloviansk direction); seven - in Opytne, Pisky, Butovka mine (the Donetsk direction); one - in Starohnativka (the Volnovakha direction); one - in Shyrokyne (Mariupol direction).

Read more: Terrorists used weapons 21 times yesterday, forcing Ukrainian soldiers to open fire in response, - ATO press center

Yesterday, the enemy efforts were focused on regrouping and strengthening of advanced detachments deployed at the Severodonetsk and Sloviansk directions; maintaining of the Russian occupation forces in combat readiness; disguised deployment of weapons banned by the Minsk agreements at the Severodonetsk, Donetsk, and Mariupol directions; fortification of the areas at the Sloviansk and Volnovakha directions; holding of the scheduled combat training.

 
 
 
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