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.
OM’s staff composition
The OM is currently operating with 20 permanent international staff members (incl. the Chief Observer). Seven staff members are currently on leave and one on duty travel.
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 no luggage or …read more