Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) of the SMM, the OSCE recorded a convoy of trucks that are in the middle of the night crossed the border of Russia with Ukraine in an area where there’s border-crossing facilities.
It is stated in the report of Special monitoring mission of the OSCE.
Also on the Youtube channel of the OSCE to publish selected video footage, filmed on 7 August with the help of UAVs.
According to the report, 7 August at 22:15 SMM UAV long range found a convoy of 8 six-wheeled trucks with covered tarpaulin cargo Bay, which moved East on the road near the settlement Chistyakova (outside government control). Near the settlement Manych (outside government control), about 3.5 km from the border between Ukraine and the Russian Federation, the column turned East onto a dirt road that runs across the border.
After this drone recorded the second convoy of 8 lorries, which moved westward from the border with Russian Federation the same dirt road. Two columns drove past each other.
At approximately 23:25 UAV recorded as the first convoy returned from Ukraine this dirt road.
According to the observations of the Mission, the convoy, which was moving in a westerly direction, continued movement to the West and eventually stopped at the southern edge of the settlement Crystal (Qty Red Beam outside the control of the government) at 01:16 on August 8.
As reported, OSCE SMM last week recorded 63% more violations of the cease-fire compared with last week.
Trayan Markevich has been a reporter on the news desk since 2013. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Quebec Times, Trayan Markevich worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella.