Around 19.20 an agreement on a ceasefire came into force in the area of ATO in order to be able to remove the dead and wounded.
June 18, 2014
This is reported by “News of Donbass”, referring to Vasil Budyka which is in Gorlivka, held captive by militants Igor Bezlera.
“From 19.20 Kyiv on June 17 cessation of arms became effective in the area of ATO. There will be a possibility to organize the evacuation of the wounded and dead on all fronts in Lugansk and Donetsk Region” – he wrote on his Facebook-page.
“I will accompany a convoy for 25 dead soldiers from Dnipropetrovsk Airborne Brigade from Gorlivka to Lugansk. From Lugansk group will be headed to Karlivka and then transferred to Ukrainian side” – he added.
According to some reports, besides Budyka, living shield in column heading to Lugansk will be provided by the captivated Security Service officer Alexander Vasyuschenko.