Ukraine supports OSCE's intention to have monitors working round-the-clock in the Donbas

The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine supports the OSCE's intention to ensure round-the-clock operations of the organization’s monitors in the Donbas, as stated by the Chief of the General Staff Viktor Muzhenko, who met with the head of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission, Ertugrul Apakan.

"We support the intention of the OSCE SMM to provide additional equipment to its observers and to deploy advanced observation posts in the occupied territories of the Donbas", the Defense Ministry's press service quoted Muzhenko as saying.

The parties discussed increasing the effectiveness of the OSCE mission’s work in the Donbas.

Sebastian Kurz, who is the Austrian Foreign Minister and acting head of the OSCE, recently visited Kyiv and Moscow, during which time he announced the OSCE’s intention to monitor the ceasefire in the Donbas 24 hours a day.

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