OSCE SMM records ceasefire violations in disengagement area in Donetsk region

OSCE SMM records ceasefire violations in disengagement area in Donetsk region

Ukrinform
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine recorded ceasefire violations in the disengagement area near Petrivske in Donetsk region.

“On the morning of 1 June, while positioned about 2km north of Petrivske, the SMM heard 60 bursts of small-arms fire at an assessed range of 2-3km south-west, assessed as inside the disengagement area near Petrivske,” reads the OSCE SMM daily report issued on 2 June 2020.

In addition, while positioned at two locations close to the disengagement area, the SMM heard about 240 shots and bursts of small-arms fire (including three shots and 56 bursts assessed as aimed at an SMM mini-UAV, see above), all assessed as outside the disengagement area but within 5km of its periphery.

The OSCE SMM also informs that on the night of 30-31 May, inside the disengagement area near Petrivske, about 150m west of the area’s eastern edge and about 50m north of its southern edge, an SMM longrange UAV spotted a person near former positions of the armed formations. About 2km east of the area’s western edge and about 700m south of its northern edge, the UAV spotted two persons inside a former position of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.

“On the evening of 31 May, inside the disengagement area near Petrivske, about 350m north of the area’s southern edge and about 30m west of its eastern edge, an SMM long-range UAV spotted two persons inside former positions of the armed formations. About 2km east of the area’s western edge and about 700m south of its northern edge, the UAV spotted a person near former positions of the Ukrainian Armed Forces,” the report reads.

ol


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website ukrinform.net not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website ukrinform.net and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2020 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
-