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The SMM observed a calm situation in most parts of Donbas, including at and around Donetsk airport, but recorded numerous ceasefire violations close to Horlivka. The Mission found a number of previously-observed weapons missing from a Ukrainian Armed Forces heavy weapons holding area. It experienced numerous freedom-of-movement restrictions* in areas not controlled by the Government, in particular in areas in and around Kominternove.
Positioned 6km north-west of Donetsk city centre between 9:50 and 15:00hrs, the SMM recorded no ceasefire violations at or around the destroyed “DPR”-controlled Donetsk airport (12km north-west of Donetsk).
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