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The DPR (Donetsk People's Republic) completed the withdrawal of its heavy weapons by March 1.
Many heavy weapons have been pulled back, under the ceasefire agreement brokered in Minsk, Belarus, to put the warring sides out of range of each other's big guns.
Abadi also said two Iraqi brigades were to start training to retake Anbar province from the jihadists and would need heavy weapons for the fight.
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.
Contract notice: A row of vehicles and heavy weapons in the painting.
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.
Small and heavy weapons like hand grenades, bullets, mortars, rocket launchers and canon shells exploded and destroyed after the depot caught fire.
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.
It is not guaranteed that the army units that are directed to stop the fighting could succeed in do so before Sunday as the exchange of fire power using heavy weapons is still being heard at mid night Saturday.
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.