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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*. In particular, it was denied access to an “LPR”-controlled crossing point on the Ukraine-Russian Federation border. The SMM recorded no ceasefire violations around Donetsk airport.
Positioned at the Joint Centre for Control and Co-ordination (JCCC) observation post at “Donetsk People’s Republic” (“DPR”)-controlled Donetsk railway station (6km north-west of Donetsk), between 07:45 and 14:45hrs, the SMM observed no ceasefire violations. Russian Federation Armed Forces …read more