The strait is the only passage from the Black Sea to the Sea of Azov where Ukraine has seaports.
18:45, 29 April 2021
On April 23, 2017, an SMM patrol vehicle was blown up by a landmine in Luhansk region, resulting in a mission medic being killed, and another two monitors – injured.
16:55, 23 April 2021
Such actions of the Russian Federation's armed formations destabilize the situation along the entire contact line.
15:40, 22 April 2021
The OSCE SMM's UAVs have spotted 269 pieces of various types of weapons and military hardware.
12:45, 15 April 2021
The OSCE Permanent Council convened in Vienna to discuss Russia's large-scale military activities near the Ukrainian border.
18:45, 14 April 2021
Moscow's delegation has ignored the OSCE meeting called to reduce risks of conflict.
13:10, 11 April 2021
Ukraine's initiative on a comprehensive ceasefire from April 1 saw no support on Russia's part.
21:45, 31 March 2021
Diplomats have called on parties to renounce their destructive position and join the consensus.
22:30, 26 March 2021
The diplomats call on Russia to immediately end the occupation of Crimea.
12:20, 18 March 2021
The official sees all prerequisites for the truce to be implemented.
18:55, 10 March 2021
Ukrainian ceasefire monitors have reported on all violations to the OSCE.
11:30, 08 March 2021
No vote until illegal formations are disarmed and control over border is handed back to government.
09:00, 26 February 2021
Three incidents were reported on February 13 alone.
18:58, 17 February 2021
Every last drop must be squeezed out of it for the sake of the country's security, the top diplomat says.
21:00, 16 February 2021
At the same time, monitors have recorded a 55% decrease in ceasefire violations on year.
21:00, 15 February 2021
The Kremlin is raising stakes, Ukraine officials stress.
14:00, 12 February 2021
The official also draws attention to an increase in the number of ceasefire violations in eastern Ukraine.
20:58, 11 February 2021
The U.S. supports Ukraine's efforts to counter Russia's "blatant and malign influence."
18:40, 04 February 2021
Linde stressed that a resolution to the conflict is a strong priority for Sweden as Chair.
12:20, 04 February 2021
The said weapons were deployed in violation of the established withdrawal lines.
19:40, 31 January 2021