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Ukrainian troops (pictured) are confronting heavily-armed rebels within the east

Ukrainian authorities troops and Russian-backed separatists have begun withdrawing from a key front-line space in japanese Ukraine.

“The separation of forces in Zolote is going on proper now,” Ukrainian International Minister Vadym Prystaiko stated.

A separatist official quoted by Russia’s RIA information company stated each side had fired colored signalling rockets to mark each side’ withdrawal.

A deal was agreed this month to finish the Donbas area’s five-year battle.

Below the deal, each side had been to begin withdrawing from their positions within the cities of Zolote and Petrivske on 9 October.

However there have been skirmishes between Ukrainian police and battle veterans, who tried to stop the troop pullout.

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On 26 October Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky visited the scene and ordered the battle veterans to disarm.

Mr Prystaiko stated taking pictures in Zolote stopped on 17 October and the withdrawal started on Tuesday as soon as OSCE worldwide displays had been there to verify compliance by each side.

Ukraine’s navy excessive command confirmed that the withdrawal had begun at 12:00 native time (10:00 GMT).

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