OSCE special monitoring mission in Ukraine reported 88 violations of ceasefire in Donbas combat area. This is mentioned in the daily report published by the Mission. All violations were observed in Donetsk region.
The SMM continues observation in the areas of division of forces near Stanytsia Luhanska, Zolote and Petrivske.
Meanwhile, Russian militants restrict freedom of the mission's movement. Specifically, they did not let the Mission members past the checkpoints near Izvaryno and Voznesenivka, and past Chervona Mohyla railway station in Voznesenivka.
Earlier, we reported that a tragedy took lives of three Ukrainian servicemen in Donbas. The fighters deceased in fire. Their remains will be identified after the DNA test procedures are over.
As we reported earlier, Russia has already issued over 400,000 of its passports in the occupied Donbas, as well as over 2.5 million in the occupied Crimea. Deputy Prime Minister for the Reintegration of the Occupied Territories Oleksiy Reznikov said this during a briefing.