Kamensk-Shakhtinskiy, Russian Federation. The Observer Mission (OM) continues to operate 24/7 at both Border Crossing Points (BCPs). The overall cross-border traffic increased at both BCPs. A forty-second Russian Convoy crossed at the Donetsk BCP.
OM’s staff composition
The OM is currently operating with 19 permanent international staff members (incl. the Chief Observer). Four staff members are currently on leave.
Cross-border movements common to both BCPs
The profile of the people crossing the border remains unchanged and can be categorized as follows:
Families on foot or travelling by car and busses, with a lot of luggage, often accompanied by elderly people;
Adults (usually of younger age) with …read more