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But the Ukrainian military acknowledged it had used heavy weapons.
In a joint statement, the foreign ministers expressed their "grave concern" at the renewed violence, a fresh outbreak of fighting in eastern Ukraine, calling on all sides to stop fighting and conclude the withdrawal of heavy weapons.
Outgunned Kurdish forces faced attacks from two sides, with ISIS fighters using tanks and heavy weapons looted from army bases in Iraq and Syria.
RAF Tornadoes successfully destroyed a heavy weapons post and vehicle with a mounted machine gun in support of Kurdish troops, the Ministry of Defence said.
He said: "They identified and attacked a heavy weapons position that was endangering Kurdish forces and they subsequently attacked an (IS) armed pick-up truck in the area.
state department on Monday published a "fact sheet" which accuses Russia of sending heavy weapons to rebels in east Ukraine and of building up its own forces on Ukraine's border.
In a press conference with Najaf Governor Adnan al-Zarfi, he did not the volume or origins of the arms, pointing that priority was given to medium and heavy weapons.
In a video posted on YouTube, a rebel solemnly tells the camera that he and his comrades have agreed to turn over their heavy weapons to the regime, in response to demands by local residents suffering from a government-imposed blockade.
Tanks and heavy weapons have been used in the fighting.
We would like to confirm that the Minister did in fact inadvertently refer to heavy weapons rather than abuse and torture being mentioned in previous press release," he said
UN chief Ban Ki-moon told Syria's premier in Tehran that Damascus must stop using heavy weapons in the conflict, and the International Committee of the Red Cross warned of a fast deteriorating humanitarian situation.
Russia's July 12 warning it will veto any UNSC resolution being tabled by Britain, France and the US giving Assad's regime 10 days to remove all its heavy weapons from the cities or face new sanctions leads to expectations that the FSA will receive advanced equipment.
Summary: Syria has denied accusations by the UN's Special Envoy Kofi Annan that it used heavy weapons to attack the village of Tremseh.
They demanded that the Government of Syria immediately cease the use of heavy weapons in population centers, pull back its troops and its heavy weapons from in and around population centers and return them to their barracks.
KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Interior (MoI) on Thursday said no individual except security personnel could carry heavy weapons anywhere in the country.