Special Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office in Ukraine and in the Trilateral Contact Group (TCG), Ambassador Martin Sajdik has said demining works in the Petrivske area in Donbas shall start on November 13.
"The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission expects the sides’ formal notification of the completion of withdrawal tomorrow at the latest. Also, not later than tomorrow, demining works shall start in the Petrivske area," he said in a statement after the regular Meeting of Trilateral Contact Group in Minsk on November 12, 2019.
Sajdik said demining works were in progress in the Zolote disengagement area.
"I call on the sides to continue taking full responsibility in fulfilling their obligations under the TCG Framework Decision relating to disengagement of forces and hardware," he added.