Cumhurbaşkanı Poroşenko Ukrayna hükümet kuvvetlerinin uzun süredir Rusya yanlısı isyancıların kuşatması altında olan kara ve demiryollarının geçtiği Debaltseve kentinden planlı ve organize bir şekilde çekildiklerini açıkladı
Cannons of the Ukrainian armed forces are seen at their positions near Debaltseve, eastern Ukraine, Feb. 17, 2015.
Ukrainian artillery is at a position outside of the village of Luhanske, some 20 kilometers (14 miles) north of Debaltseve, Ukraine, Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015.
Members of the Ukrainian armed forces ride on a military vehicle near Debaltseve, eastern Ukraine, Feb. 17, 2015.
Crosses marked only with numbers stand on the graves of unknown pro-Russian separatists at a cemetery in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Feb. 16, 2015.