Special units to be created for demining ATO area

Headquarters of the Ukrainian armed forces actively elaborate the plan of demining the Donbas.

16 October 2015 11:58

The work on preparation of special units that will be involved in demining objects in Donetsk and Luhansk regions is currently underway, Igor Romanenko, a military expert, stated in his televised interview to one of the Ukrainian TV channels.  

He also said that all force structures such as the National Guard, the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the State Emergency Service are engaged in creation of the units.

According to Igor Romanenko, the training of special units of engineers, who will be working in a combat area, is currently underway.

“Unfortunately, it is for a long time,” he said about duration of demining operation in the territory of Donbas.