Alexander Hug, the principal deputy chief monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine, has urged the parties to the conflict in Donbass to pull the weapons back from the contact line.

 

Hug

 

Hug told journalists at Saturday’s news conference the DPR had agreed to withdraw the weapons in line with the Minsk accords. He urged all the sides to the conflict to contact OSCE observers so that the sides could withdraw weapons.