20.10.14 22:54

DPR Militants Declare Termination of Cease-Fire

Leader of the self-proclaimed terrorist organization "Donetsk People's Republic" Zakharchenko says that he considers the truce to be disrupted.

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Twitter account registered in the name of the DPR leader Alexander Zakharchenko announces the termination of the cease-fire in the Donbas, Censor.NET reports.

"After today's firing of rockets at Donetsk, the truce, even formal, shall be considered terminated," the statement says.

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In a comment to Russian news agency RIA Novosti, Alexander Zakharchenko said that the shelling of Donetsk undermines the negotiation process between the DPR and Kyiv.

"There is definitely no talk about the truce with the security forces, and we of course won't sit down at all (at the negotiating table)," Zakharchenko said.

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