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The SMM monitored the implementation of the “Package of measures for the implementation of the Minsk agreements”. Its monitoring was restricted by the parties and security considerations*. The SMM recorded a number of explosions in Donetsk and Luhansk regions most of which it assessed to have been life-fire exercises.
The SMM recorded a number of explosions in Donetsk region. While at the Joint Centre for Control and Co-ordination (JCCC) observation post at Donetsk central railway station (“Donetsk People’s Republic” (“DPR”)-controlled, 8km north-west of Donetsk), the SMM recorded 25 explosions, between 12:37 and 13:00hrs. …read more