Observers special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE in Ukraine said seven vehicles damaged in Donetsk as a result of the fire.
first it claimed that on the night Sunday near of Donetsk, where the OSCE Observers, burned several armored vehicles of the mission. DNR authorities did not rule out the version of arson saboteurs to provocations.
The OSCE observer mission in Ukraine said on Sunday that " at approximately 2. 25 the morning of 9 August the SMM observed that burning armored vehicles parked at the residence of observers in Donetsk ". Later Observers have heard four loud bangs. An hour later firefighters were able to extinguish the fire.
"The SMM said that 3 cars mission completely destroyed, one badly damaged and 3 is not completely damaged by fire," according to the report, made public on Sunday. It is noted that the OSCE Observers are not damaged, other vehicles are not damaged.
As before said Last news Deputy head of the special monitoring mission Alexander hug, OSCE has no plans to withdraw observer mission from Donetsk after the incident with the burned cars, SMM re-check security measures. Power DND told about the increased precautions for the mission.
The Ukrainian authorities began in April last year in the Donbass military operation against dissatisfied with the coup d'etat of residents of the region. According to the summary data of the UN, the victims of the incident were more than 6, 8 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk contact group, which since September of last year already took 3 of the document governing the steps to de-escalate the incident.