Special monitoring Mission of OSCE in Ukraine underlines the decline in the number of violations of the cease-fire around Donetsk and reduce tension in Luhansk region and in the district of Mariupol.
"The mission emphasizes reducing the number of violations of the ceasefire at the Donetsk airport. Marked reduction of tension to the East of Mariupol. The observers did not register ceasefire violations in Luhansk region, " - said in a statement released by the press service of the OSCE observation results of August 21.
according to observers, near Donetsk were heard dozens of breaks and shots.
"the number of violations of the ceasefire in the area of the destroyed airport (controlled by the DPR at 9 km from Donetsk) has decreased compared to the previous day. Just heard 35 ruptures and bursts of small arms and light weapons in the morning in 2-7 kilometers from Supervisory positions and 44 cases in the 2nd part of the day ", - is informed in the report.
The OSCE observers also stress the damage that was caused to the infrastructure and homes in the city of Horlivka and its outskirts with artillery breaks.
in the area of the village Starognatovk (controlled by government forces in 55 kilometres South-West of Donetsk), the situation is calm, except for messages about multiple explosions and gunshots, emphasize the OSCE Observers.