The leader of Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR), Alexander Zakharchenko has called an emergency meeting Sunday regarding the violation of silence regime in Donbass by Kiev forces, the deputy head of DPR militia said.
“The head of the Donetsk People’s Republic, Alexander Zakharchenko has called an emergency meeting at which the current situation is being discussed,” Eduard Basurin said.
Eduard Basurin said that at 02:00 (February 14, 23:00 GMT) armed groups of Kiev militants in the town of Debaltsevo have opened fire targeting the positions of LPR and DPR.
“In order to avoid civilian casualties, the units of DPR are targeting enemy’s weaponry,” Basurin said.
“The units of the DPR armed forces are forced to open selective fire to suppress hostilities by Kiev nationalists and saboteurs,” deputy head of the DPR militia Eduard Basurin said, adding that Kiev troops continue violating ceasefire in east Ukraine’s Debaltsevo area.