Weapons pullout in east Ukraine to start on Feb. 24 – Donetsk Republic’s Defense Ministry

February 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Weapons pullout in east Ukraine to start on Feb. 24 – Donetsk Republic’s Defense Ministry 

MOSCOW, Feb. 2 — Work is beginning on Sunday for the Kiev military and self-defense fighters of the Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics (DPR and LPR) to pull out heavy weaponry from the engagement line, DPR Defense Ministry spokesman Eduard Basurin said by phone on Sunday.

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Half Kiev’s forces in east Ukraine killed by poor kit, friendly fire – media

February 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Half Kiev’s forces in east Ukraine killed by poor kit, friendly fire – media 

LONDON, Feb. 22 — At least a half of the Ukrainian military’s losses during the conflict in east Ukraine were caused by the troops’ poor kit and friendly fire, The Sunday Times reported.

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