According to the Directorate General of the Ministry of Defense Intelligence of Ukraine (GUR), the militants began to tap some of the units in the village of Stanytsia Luhanska. Separatists continue to demine the area near the settlements of Petrovske and Zolote.
The situation is controlled by drones, as well as observers from the OSCE SMM.
“Pursuant to the agreement dated September 21, 2016, the process of troop withdrawal continues in three temporarily occupied Ukrainian areas. Partial breeding of units of the 11th Infantry Battalion of the 2nd separate motorized rifle brigade (Luhansk) 2 AA (Luhansk) of the Armed Forces began in Stanytsia Luhanska. The units relinquish forward positions in the area of the bridge over the Seversky Donets,” reads the message.
GUR noted that drones and the OSCE monitoring mission group control the situation in the areas of arms and forces removal.
October 10, Deputy Minister of the temporarily occupied territories George Tuka said that militants have begun withdrawal of forces in the settlement Stanytsia Luhanska.
At the end of September in Minsk, the Tripartite Framework Decision of the contact group was signed on settlement of the situation in Donbas and Breeding forces and armaments at the demarcation line. According to the agreement, the withdrawal of forces is to take place in three villages Zolote, Petrovske and Stanytsia Luhanska.
Starting from October 1, breeding of forces took place in Zolote and October 7 in the Petrovske.