OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM) Daily Report 264/2019 issued on 7 November 2019

Summary

  • Compared with the previous reporting period, the SMM recorded fewer ceasefire violations in both Donetsk region and Luhansk regions.
  • The Mission observed demining activities inside the Zolote disengagement area.
  • Inside the Stanytsia Luhanska disengagement area, the Mission continued to observe construction works at the broken section of the bridge.
  • The SMM observed weapons in violation of withdrawal lines in non-government-controlled areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions.
  • The SMM saw for the first time anti-tank mines near Pyshchevyk and unexploded ordnance near Molodizhne and in Donetsk city’s Kyivskyi district.
  • The SMM continued to monitor adherence to the ceasefire to facilitate the operations of the Donetsk Filtration Station and of the pumping station near Vasylivka.
  • Restrictions of the Mission’s freedom of movement continued, including at checkpoints near non-government-controlled Bezimenne and Novolaspa.