Hug: Donbas conflict can only be resolved "at the table" Alexander Hug is being replaced by Mark Etherington November 1.
14:00, 01 November 2018
OSCE's Hug on Russian involvement in Donbas war: "Facts speak for themselves" OSCE SMM over the past 4 years has recorded multiple facts that could testify to Russia's involvement in the war in Ukraine.
18:00, 26 October 2018
OSCE's Hug visiting eastern Ukraine on June 5-9 Hug will also join OSCE monitors as they patrol locations along the contact line in Donbas.
16:27, 05 June 2018
Hug to visit Donbas due to deterioration of situation He will assess the security situation along the contact line and its impact on civilians.
22:55, 17 May 2018
OSCE SMM: Over 4,800 ceasefire violations recorded in Donbas last week OSCE's Alexander Hug spoke via Skype from the occupied Donetsk.
22:30, 30 March 2018
OSCE's Hug to visit eastern Ukraine The official will assess the security situation along the contact line.
23:40, 26 March 2018
General situation calm: OSCE updates on recent developments in Zakarpattia The OSCE SMM did not open a separate office in Uzhgorod.
22:30, 12 March 2018
OSCE’s Hug says SMM observations allow for early warning of impending escalation <p>Parties to the conflict in Donbas are actively building up manpower and military equipment in a sign of preparations for further escalation, Principal Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine Alexander Hug has told a weekly briefing on Tuesday, Jan 23, according to an UNIAN correspondent.</p>
13:40, 23 January 2018
Hug: End of Donbas war seems "not in sight" <p>Principal Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine Alexander Hug has said after 3.5 years of the conflict in Donbas, the sides are further away from resolution than ever.</p>
15:20, 15 December 2017
OSCE spots Strela-10 missile systems, anti-aircraft guns as militants violate withdrawal lines <p>Donbas militants continue violating the lines of military equipment withdrawal, according to the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission’s report of August 12.</p>
17:50, 13 August 2017
OSCE ready to open new patrol bases in occupied Donbas, while waiting for guarantees from militants <p>Principal Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine Alexander Hug stated that the Mission was ready to open new patrol bases in the occupied part of Donbas in case pro-Russian militants provide security guarantees for observers, an UNIAN correspondent reported from Hug’s briefing video streamed from the occupied Debaltseve.</p>
18:35, 17 July 2017
Hug: Number of ceasefire violations in Donbas increased dramatically <p>Ceasefire violations in Donbas increased by 75% on June 5-11 compared with the week before last, Principal Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine Alexander Hug said at a briefing on Thursday, June 15.</p>
18:55, 15 June 2017
Hug: Deployment of armed mission in Donbas should be taken by OSCE Permanent Council <p>The decision to deploy in Donbas the organization's armed mission should only be taken by the OSCE Permanent Council, Principal Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine Alexander Hug told reporters on Sunday.</p>
09:00, 24 April 2017