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4 November 2019, 20:38

MILITARY&DEFENCE

LPR begins demining and clearance in Zolotoye zone

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LUGANSK, November 4 (Lugansk Media Centre) – LPR Emergencies Ministry engineers supported by the LPR Mission at the JCCC has embarked on demining activities in the Zolotoye area, said LPR People’s Militia representative at the JCCC Colonel Mikhail Filiponenko.

"Today, November 4, LPR Emergencies Ministry assisted by the LPR Mission to the JCCC has begun demining activities and de-installation of fortifications in the Zolotoye area," he said.

"All the activities have been coordinated with the OSCE SMM. They also informed us on mirror actions at the Ukrainian side. We have observed Ukrainian first responders conducting mine clearance in the vicinity of the railroad bridge."

Clearance should be completed until November 26.

"Ukraine issued security guarantees until December 4, my understanding is this provision for additional time. We are sticking to the schedule endorsed at the Minsk talks," Filiponenko said.

 

LuganskMediaCentre — 04 November — Lugansk