OSCE spots trucks with Russian license plates near Makiyivka in occupied Donbas
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine has spotted a convoy of trucks with Russian license plates near the town of Makiyivka in Russian-occupied Donbas, eastern Ukraine.
"On the morning of October 25, the SMM saw a convoy of 45 vehicles escorted by two cars with 'DPR' plates heading west near Makiyivka (12km north-east of Donetsk). The convoy consisted of 38 covered cargo trucks (28 with Russian Federation license plates and ten with white-on-black plates), including 14 with 'Humanitarian aid from the Russian Federation' in Cyrillic written on them, and seven vehicles marked 'MChS' with white-on-black plates (four covered cargo trucks, two cars and a minibus)," the OSCE SMM said in an update based on information received as of 19:30 Kyiv time on October 25, 2018.
"There were 10 military trucks in the convoy," the Ukrainian side of the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) wrote on Facebook page of Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation on October 27.