OSCE records over 200 explosions in Donbas on weekend

22:13, 23 October 2017
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The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine has said its monitors recorded more than 200 explosions in Donetsk and Luhansk regions over the weekend.

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"In Donetsk region, between the evenings of 20 and 21 October, the SMM recorded more ceasefire violations, including, however, a similar number of explosions (about 75) compared with the previous reporting period. Between the evenings of 21 and 22 October, the SMM recorded more ceasefire violations, including more explosions (about 90), compared with the previous 24 hours," the OSCE SMM said in an update on October 23 based on information received as of 19:30 local time on October 22, 2017.

Read alsoOSCE monitors' cars blocked at checkpoint in Russian-occupied Horlivka"In Luhansk region, the SMM recorded more ceasefire violations, including about 40 explosions, between the evenings of 20 and 21 October, compared with the previous reporting period (17 explosions). It recorded fewer ceasefire violations, including four explosions, between the evenings of 21 and 22 October, compared with the previous 24 hours," the report says.

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