KYIV, July 7 /Ukrinform/. Ukrainian Defense Minister Valeriy Heletei has reported to President Petro Poroshenko that Ukraine's state flag has been raised over the Town Council of Kostiantynivka in the Donetsk region, the presidential press service has reported.
According to Heletei, a special forces unit completed mine clearing in the building of the Town Council of Kostiantynivka in Donetsk region, over which the Ukrainian Armed Forces have raised the national flag. According to the report, in the evening on Monday the head of state will hold a meeting with the heads of law enforcement agencies about a plan for further actions.
As reported, last weekend the Ukrainian authorities took control of several towns in the north of the Donetsk region, including Sloviansk, Kramatorsk, Artemivsk, Kostiantynivka, and Druzhkivka.