The incident with the fire observers of the OSCE mission during his working trip to the city of Happiness will be meticulously investigated, said Last news on Sunday, the Deputy head of the special monitoring mission of the OSCE in Ukraine Alexander Hg.
OSCE delegation headed by the coordinator of the subgroup on humanitarian issues of the contact group on settling the situation in Donbas Tony Frisch came in Sunday afternoon under mortar attack by Ukrainian forces near the city of Happiness.
"We will thoroughly investigate this incident - the fact that the OSCE observers came under fire, We will specify the details of this conflict, and working with that, and on the reverse side of the incident," said hug.
the head of the Department said that the fire started rather unexpectedly during a working trip, despite the fact that both parties were alerted to the incident about the work of the observer mission in the area.
"Today, at 12. 40 OSCE vehicles were going to cross the bridge on the line of contact to get on the side of Happiness, it was agreed with both parties. At that time began the attack from the North. It was at the checkpoint, on the outskirts worked 5 man mission, " said hug.
according to him, the shelling lasted for about 90 minutes, the observers had to hide from the fire in the dugout trenches." 14. 20 all This was finished, all alive, no one got hurt, none of the members of the mission were not injured, " - said the Deputy head of the OSCE mission.
He also drew attention, because This is not the 1st time when the observers come under fire in the Donbass.