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The self-proclaimed militia Donetsk national Republic (DND) was not involved in the attack which allegedly led to the deaths of four Ukrainian security forces in the Donbass. On Wednesday, August 7, reported on the website of the office of the DNI in the Joint center for control and coordination of ceasefire (SCCC).
Region office conducted the appropriate proceedings, the results show that the militia DND could not make a fire because of the remoteness of the positions of the national militia of the Republic from the scene. According to the Ministry, the Ukrainian security forces died as a result of careless handling of ammunition.
As noted by the representative of the DNI in SCCC, the command of the Ukrainian security forces, accusing the militia, covering non-combat losses and is trying to “divert attention from their war crimes”.
Earlier Wednesday, the Ukrainian leader Vladimir Zelensky said about the conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin. In the interview, according to him, it was about the deaths of four Ukrainian soldiers. The fact of negotiations was confirmed in the Kremlin, noting that Putin said his Ukrainian counterpart about the necessity to exclude attacks by the Ukrainian army settlements in the Donbass.
The Russian President also stressed the importance of consistent implementation of the Minsk agreements, including the legal aspects of the provision of the DNI and the unrecognized Luhansk people’s Republic with a special status. The Russian and Ukrainian sides have agreed to intensify work on the return of the detained persons.
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