The OSCE plans to visit Transnistria participants in the negotiations in the format “3+2″. The pretext was a warehouse with weapons.”There is no data on what is stored there, but it is dangerous,” – said the representative of the organization.
OSCE special representative for Transnistria Franco Frattini said that the weapons warehouse in this territory is a danger to the entire region. At a briefing in Chisinau, he offered to conduct an inspection.
Ammunition depot in the village of Kolbasna on the border with Ukraine is one of the largest in Europe. Here is an operational group of the Russian military to protect the warehouse with a peacekeeping mission. The unit is the successor of the 14th combined arms army, which after the collapse of the USSR was transferred to the jurisdiction of Russia.
“We have made several attempts to get the right to free access to the warehouse in Kolbasna, but they have not yet been successful. Old weapons that cannot be transported to another place for destruction are stored there, — the OSCE representative explained the danger for the people of this warehouse.
Now organizes a visit to Transnistria in the format of “3+2” to get acquainted with the situation. He pointed out that, eg is not satisfied that there is no report of what is in stock.