Donetsk, Jan 24 – DAN. DPR People's Militia Command strongly recommends Ukrainian military to abandon their plans of an offensive against Donbass, the deputy chief-of-staff of the Republican People's Militia Eduard Basurin said.
"We have recorded activities of Ukrainian armed formations aimed at preparing for an offensive," he said.
All scheduled leaves were revoked in the units of the 1st tank brigade, 53rd and 54th brigades' tank battalions, 58th separate motorized brigade. Their commanders are ordered to remain in temporary dislocation quarters.
Driver-mechanics and spotters are urgently discharged from hospitals.
Tanks and artillery teams are being sent to Volnovakha, Andreyevka and Dobropolye areas.'
Special task units have been deployed to Avdeyevka, after completing their trainings under command of British instructors at the 142nd training centre.
"The DPR People's Militia Command strongly recommends Ukrainian military to abandon their plans of an offensive against Donbass. Agression against the Republics will not remain unrepelled," Basurin said.
According to intelligence reports and sources, Kiev forces are rigorously training radiation, chemical and biological protection units, and deploy high calibre MLR systems in Donbass, and replenish their ammo stocks. *ot