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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 third parties and security considerations*. Fighting continued at and around Donetsk airport and in areas to the east and north-east of Mariupol. The SMM observed weapons’ movements in “Lugansk People’s Republic”- and in government-controlled areas, in violation of respective withdrawal lines.
While at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) observation point at “Donetsk People’s Republic” (“DPR”)-controlled central railway station (8km north-west of Donetsk), the SMM observed …read more