Donetsk, Apr 17 – DAN. DPR intelligence revealed 300 foreign military instructors deployed by Ukrainian command to Gorlovka and Mariupol areas, said DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin.
"Over 300 foreign military instructors were reported arriving to the "ATO zone" equipped and armed in accordance with NATO standards."
Part of them were deployed to the positions of 25th sep. paratrooper brigade in the vicinity of Konstantinovka, and to the positions of 36th sep. marine brigade in the vicinity of Mariupol.
Basurin said lately some western countries had been sending instructors to Ukraine instead of providing real military assistance.
According to DPR intelligence, Kiev has deployed four artillery pieces of 122mm caliber and installed three new artillery positions in Donetsk area.
In Yasnobrodovka and Netailovo in Yasinovataya occupied area, 14 and 10 km away from the contact line, two self-propelled howitzers Gvozdika and two D-30 howitzers have been revealed.
In Georgievka 7km west of Donetsk, 122mm towed howitzers have been revealed. *ot