The soldiers militia Donetsk national respublikata: Gennady Oak / RIA Novosti
Eight members of the Armed forces of Ukraine (AFU) from the operations of joint forces (EP) was detained on the territory of the breakaway Donetsk national Republic (DND). This is the official page of OOS in Facebook on Wednesday, may 22.
According to the Ministry, the military moved on a truck near the village of novotroitske in Donetsk region, but deviated from the route he was arrested.
“Combined forces command takes all possible steps to determine the location and return of troops”, — stated in the message.
At the same time, in the management of the people’s militia (NM) DND reported about the detention of subversive-reconnaissance groups of the enemy.
“During the arrest of the militants were seized form, registration plates and documents sample NM, and explosives”, — stated in the text. The number captured is not specified.
Part of the Donbass — including the territory DND is out of control in Kiev after an armed conflict that has lasted almost five years. In April 2014, the Ukrainian government began a military operation against the unrecognized DNR and Luhansk people’s republics, which declared independence from Kiev after the change of the Central government. In the spring of 2018, the format operation has been changed, the control over its implementation have received the Armed forces of Ukraine (AFU) from the EP, which replaced the anti-terrorist operation under the control of the security Service of Ukraine.
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