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 observed explosions and gunfire from its position at Donetsk railway station. In Luhansk, the SMM facilitated repairs to different utility networks.
From the Donetsk railway station in “Donetsk People’s Republic” (“DPR”)-controlled Donetsk (6km north-west of Donetsk), between 07:55 and 13:44hrs, the SMM heard 46 undetermined explosions and multiple bursts of small-arms fire and anti-aircraft machine–gun fire in areas 3-10km north-north-west, west and south-east of its position. Within the same …read more