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In the Donbass in several directions at once noticed the accumulation of military equipment at the line of demarcation. This is stated in the report of Special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE on may 26.
Observers found the location of the 10 tanks near the village of Sofievka on the territory of the breakaway Donetsk national Republic (DND).
Patrol of the OSCE SMM has observed military equipment and the settlement of Thorns. There revealed the location of the reactive systems of volley fire “Grad”, three self-propelled howitzers “Gvozdika” howitzers and seven of unknown type outside of the arms storage facilities.
“Members of the armed forces continued to ban the patrols Mission access to official checkpoints along the road corridors in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions. These limitations prevented the completion of the mandate of the SMM,” — said in the report of the observers.
May 20, the self-proclaimed Republic of Donbass brought their military units in full combat readiness. The head of DNR Denis Pushilin said that Ukraine is more than 250 times violated the ceasefire regime from the beginning of the month. In the self-proclaimed Luhansk national Republic (LNR) the Ukrainian side warned about the readiness to give an adequate response to provocations by force.
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