Sabotage and terrorist groups and local extremists have seized several armoured vehicles of the Ukrainian Armed Forces in Kramatorsk, Donetsk region, the press service of the Ukrainian Defence Ministry has reported.
The ministry said that six armoured vehicles of the Ukrainian Armed Forces entered Kramatorsk as part of an anti-terrorist operation. "In the centre of the town the column was blocked by locals, including representatives of Russian subversive and terrorist groups. As a result of the blocking the extremists seized the vehicles, and the column made its way to Sloviansk," reads the statement. The ministry said that the APCs were currently close to one of the administrative buildings in the centre of Sloviansk. Information on the whereabouts of Ukrainian servicemen is being specified.