MOSCOW, October 2. /TASS/. The militia of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic said on Friday they would begin withdrawing tanks from the frontline in east Ukraine on Saturday morning.
"The People’s Militia of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic will begin withdrawal of weapons tomorrow, October 3, at 10:00 [local time]", Colonel Igor Yashchenko, deputy chief of staff of the LPR People’s Militia corps told the LuganskInformCentre news agency.
On Thursday, Yashchenko said the pull-back of weapons would begin on October 3 and would be carried out in two stages - from October 3 to 17 and from October 18 to November 10.
He added that in accordance with corresponding documents, the hardware would be pulled out at a distance of 15 kilometres from the contact line.