Hug: Conflicting sides in Donbas use OSCE SMM drones as cover

Source : 112 Ukraine

Deputy Head of the Mission says that’s probably the reason why the drones are attacked by both sides
15:30, 29 July 2016

alexander hug

‘It seems that the sides are using our drones as shields. It resembles the way that they deploy their weaponry around residential quarters, close to our frontline patrol base; they launch their UAVs in the same area where our drones are at the time, so they use the Mission’s drones as cover’, Alexander Hug, Deputy Head of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission in Donbas, said during the Friday briefing in Kyiv.    

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