Special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE in the East of Ukraine received from the SCU and DNR written notification of completion of discharge of mortars, according to a report from the organization for 10 November.
"in connection With the implementation of Add (complex of measures on execution of the Minsk agreements - ed.) SMM has received written notice of the completion of the withdrawal of mortars from military power of Ukraine and DNR. The SMM Also visited the continual storage of armaments of the Ukrainian armed forces, the location of which corresponds to the compliance of drainage lines, and found that two of the mortar are absent ", - reported in the report of the monitoring mission.
similarly the report shows that observers recorded more than 90 explosions and signs of use of small arms in the vicinity of Donetsk in the period of November 9-10. In addition, the SMM said signs of the use of mortars caliber 82 millimeter.
The Ukrainian authorities in April of last year began military action against the self-proclaimed LNR and DND. According to the final data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 8 thousand people. The settlement of the situation in the Donbas region is discussed, as well as among them, during meetings in Minsk the contact group, which Since September of last year had already taken 3 of the document, regulating the steps to de-escalate the conflict.
From 1 September in the Donbass entered into force another truce, both parties and observers state that it is observed. At the end of September was signed the agreement about the withdrawal of weapons with a caliber of not more than 100 millimeters and tanks from the frontline.