Kamensk-Shakhtinskiy, Russian Federation. The Observer Mission (OM) continues to operate 24/7 at both Border Crossing Points (BCP). The overall cross-border traffic decreased at both BCPs. A forty-fifth Russian Convoy crossed at the Donetsk BCP.
OM’s staff composition
The OM is currently operating with 20 permanent international staff members (incl. the Chief Observer).
Cross-border movements common to both BCPs
The profile of the people crossing the border can be categorized as follows:
Adults with no luggage or empty cars;
Families (including elderly people and children) or groups on foot or by car with a lot of luggage;
Young men wearing military-style clothes and shoes with or without backpacks.
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