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.
The OM is currently operating with 21 permanent international staff members (incl. the Chief Observer). The Mission is supported administratively by a Vienna-based staff member.
The mission is fulfilling its mandate without major difficulties and was not affected by the airplane crash at Rostov airport on 19 March. Following this catastrophe, the Chief Observer presented his condolences to the Governor of Rostov Region on behalf of all mission members.
OBSERVATIONS AT THE BORDER CROSSING POINTS
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