A press-the center anti-terrorist operation announced that may 1 "for the first time in quite a long period" the enemy did not open fire. However, the headquarters of the special operations noted that despite the established "silence regime", the Ukrainian armed forces are in constant readiness to repel possible attack, reports "Interfax".
Quite different situation is in the reports from the other side of the demarcation line. Two soldiers of the self-proclaimed Donetsk people's Republic were killed and another four injured in the shelling by the Ukrainian law enforcers over the past day, told reporters the speaker of the Ministry of defence DND Eduard Bacurin.
"After the solemn promises of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko to cease fire Ukrainian law enforcers over the past day 160 times fired at the territory of the Republic in the result of 12 violations of the regime of silence. All the enemy has released a 90 min caliber 82 and 120 mm. Also used various types of grenades and small arms," — said Basurin. (Quoted by RIA "Novosti".)
Last Friday, trilateral contact group on Ukraine in Minsk, adopted a statement in which he supported the resolve of all participants of the Minsk process to ensure full compliance with the ceasefire regime in the Donbas with the onset of Easter and May holidays.
Earlier in Kiev, and in the self-proclaimed DND stated that on Saturday, the shelling continued.