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OSCE could not reach the observed howitzers, shelled by militants

The observers of the SMM of OSCE yesterday saw howitzers of the militants in Yur'yivka. But they had to leave town, because the militants shoot at them
OSCE could not reach the observed howitzers, shelled by militants

The observers of the SMM of OSCE yesterday saw howitzers of the militants in Yur’yivka. But they had to leave town, because the militants shoot at them, this is stated in the report of the OSCE, Joinfo.ua reports with the reference to Ukrinform.

The mission noted 12 howitzers (122 mm) of militants Yur’yivka. When two cars with observers approached on 100-150 meters, the observers noticed three armed men near one of the howitzers. When the OSCE cars approached on a distance of 80-100 meters, one armed with machine-gun fired up in the air, and the other open sighted fire at the observers of SMM.

“Armed people shouted at SMM. As a result, SMM immediately left the area. None of the observers was hurt, cars were not damaged, “- the report says.

After that the observers reported on the incident to the senior management of the so-called LPR, which “confirmed the seriousness of the incident” and promised to investigate.