The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Germany, Annalena Berbok, visited Velika Dimarka in the Kyiv region, which was mined by Russian troops during their retreat, Süddeutsche Zeitung reports.
"The minister visited a minefield in Velika Dymerka near Kyiv and promised further support to Ukraine in the disposal of explosive objects. According to Berbok, in addition to the delivery of weapons, it is also important to make the lives of people in the territories temporarily occupied by the Russian army safer," - it is noted in safer".
Burbok accused the Russian army of laying mines in the suburbs of Kyiv and using anti-personnel mines to destroy mine inhabitants.
It is noted that Germany supports the demining program of the liberated territories of Ukraine. The federal government allocated six million euros for the disposal of explosive objects by the organization HALO. According to the Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs, an increase of another one million is planned for the end of the year. Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht also announced that Ukrainian soldiers will be trained in demining in Germany.