This was reported on the official website of the President of Ukraine.
The parties also stressed the need to increase the number of OSCE observers in the Donbas region and the amount of technical equipment of the mission in order to accelerate the deployment of the OSCE observation points on the contact line.
In turn, Prime Minister of Ukraine, Arseni Yatsenyuk, on Thursday, March 5 called US Vice President Joe Biden and said that the rebels in Donbass violate the truce. This was reported by Reuters.
According to the Ukrainian Prime Minister, the rebels continue to attack the Ukrainian armed forces, do not allow international observers to work on the territory they control, and do not allow the rescuers to the Zasyadko mine, where an accident took place.
As reported, the rescuers from the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic brought to the surface the bodies of all 33 miners who were killed in a methane explosion at the Zasyadko mine in Donetsk. The accident occurred early in the morning of March 4.
Russian Emergency Situations Ministry, according to Interfax, will send to Donetsk on the aircraft Il-76 on March 6 its representatives who will assist the families of those killed and injured. There will also be delivered more than 40 tons of humanitarian aid.
After the conclusion of the truce agreement between the rebels and the Ukrainian armed forces, the intensity of hostilities in the conflict zone has decreased, but there hasn’t been a complete cease-fire.