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Militants keep Grads, tanks in Luhansk - OSCE

Observers also see heavy howitzers Gvozdika and Msta-B

Militants keep Grads, tanks in Luhansk - OSCE

The Special Monitoring Mission of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) said in a report that its monitors saw the heavy weapons banned under the Minsk agreements in Luhansk. Rocket launchers Grad, tanks and howitzers are still can be seen in the city.

"In violation of the respective withdrawal lines, the SMM saw seven multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS; BM-21 Grad, 122mm), seven self-propelled howitzers (2S1 Gvozdika, 122mm), and ten towed howitzers (five 2A65 Msta-B , 152mm, and five D-30 Lyagushka, 122mm) in Luhansk city, "the report said.

In addition, the OSCE saw seven tanks T-72 in the city.

Over the past day, one Ukrainian soldier was killed and five others were wounded in the ATO area.