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The SMM monitored the implementation of the “Package of measures for the implementation of the Minsk agreements”, including the Addendum. Its monitoring was restricted by the parties and security considerations*. The SMM recorded a sharp increase in the number of ceasefire violations at and around Donetsk airport on 1 November.
On 31 October, the SMM noted kinetic activity in a number of locations in Donetsk region. Positioned at “Donetsk People’s Republic” (“DPR”)-controlled Donetsk railway station (6km north-west of Donetsk), the SMM heard two explosions 5-6km to the north, one burst of small-arms …read more