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The SMM continued to monitor the implementation of the provisions of the Minsk Protocol and Memorandum and the work of the Joint Centre for Control and Co-ordination (JCCC). In Donetsk the SMM observed damage caused by recent shelling. The SMM went to the border crossing points between Ukraine and the Russian Federation, Marynivka and Uspenka.
The SMM heard in Donetsk incoming and outgoing shelling throughout the afternoon and evening of 27 January. Both distant and closer shelling was audible, but the SMM could not determine the exact point of origin of the firing …read more