OSCE spots funeral minivan entering Russia from occupied Donbas / Photo from UNIAN

The OSCE Observer Mission [OM] based at the Russian Gukovo and Donetsk checkpoints has spotted a funeral minivan entering Russia from occupied Donbas, eastern Ukraine.

"On January 12 at 13:55, the OM at the Donetsk BCP [Border Crossing Point] observed a funeral minivan entering the BCP from Ukraine," the OSCE said in a weekly update on January 19, 2021.

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After undergoing customs control procedures, the minivan crossed the border into the Russian Federation.

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