German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said he is concerned about reports of shelling of the OSCE employees and threatening them, reported by radio "Liberty". There were two cases recently.
Steinmeier stressed that the attacks, aimed at obstructing the work of unarmed observers, is absolutely unacceptable. All parties must ensure the safety of observers and provide them with unimpeded access throughout the country, including the conflict zone. He also announced that those responsible for the attack should be carry their responsibility.