Mine-clearing operation got underway in Donbass

Mine clearance teams started clearing three mined areas agreed upon in Minsk.

19 January 2016 15:37

A mine-clearing operation got underway in some areas of Donbass Ukraine has no control over, reports Donbass SOS NGO on its Facebook page.

“A mine-clearing operation got underway in three of the twelve areas agreed upon in Minsk,” reads the message.  

Mines are being cleared near a power line running from the Uglegorsk thermoelectric power station to the village of Makeyevka, power line 1 and 2 running from the town of Mayorsk to the village of Zaitsevo in northern Gorlovka and near a pressure pipeline of the Seversky Donetsk – Donbass ‘Mayorsk’ – Gorlovka channel.