REUTERS

The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine has reported 85 instances of the violation of the ceasefire in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, between 19:30 on Sunday, August 19, to 19:30 on Monday, August 20.

"In Donetsk region, the SMM recorded fewer ceasefire violations, including 60 explosions, compared with the previous 24 hours (80 explosions)," the mission said in an update on August 21, based on information received as of 19:30 on August 20, 2018.

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In particular, the violations in Donetsk region were recorded near the Donetsk Water Filtration Station and the villages of Mayorsk and Pyshchevyk.

In Luhansk region, the SMM recorded more ceasefire violations, including 25 explosions, compared with the previous 24 hours (two explosions).