The SMM monitored the implementation of the “Package of measures for the implementation of the Minsk agreements”. Its monitoring was restricted by the parties and security considerations, particularly so following recent security incidents*. The SMM noted a relatively calm situation at and around the Donetsk airport.
The situation at and around “Donetsk People’s Republic” (“DPR”)-controlled Donetsk airport (12km north-west of Donetsk) was relatively calm. The SMM – stationary at the “DPR”-controlled Donetsk central railway station (8km north-west of Donetsk) between 08:15 and 13:00hrs – heard three explosions and a number of bursts of small-arms and light-weapons (SALW) fire 3-4km to the …read more