In SMM OSCE refuted the information about the attack on their patrol near the Village of Lugansk

В СММ ОБСЕ опровергли информацию об обстреле их патруля в районе Станицы Луганской

Special monitoring mission of the OSCE confirms the information in the media about the attack on their patrol near the Village of Lugansk. This is stated in the message of the SMM OSCE in Faceook.

“SMM OSCE could not confirm media reports that the SMM patrol allegedly came under attack today near the Village, Luhansk. The SMM patrol was in the area this morning. At 10:52, being on the bridge, the observers heard several bursts of small arms approximately 400 m South of its position”, – stated in the message.

Observers have determined that the fire was not aimed at them and left the area to better assess the security situation.

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