With the beginning of the year in the Donbass killed 47 civilians, said the OSCE special monitoring mission

© Photo : Ministry of Defense of UkraineСолдаты APU in the East of Ukraine. Archive photoWith the beginning of the year in the Donbass killed 47 civilians, said the OSCE special monitoring mission© Photo : Ministry of Defense of Ukraine

Special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE said on Saturday that since the beginning of the current year in the zone of the military operation in the Donbass killed 47 civilians.

«In 2017, the conflict in Eastern Ukraine has claimed the lives of 47 people, 222 people were injured», — stated in the OSCE SMM on Twitter.

According to the SMM, the OSCE, in most cases, the local population receives an injury or dies as a result of the attacks, which are conducted on human settlements.

In 2017 conflict in E #Ukraine took 47 lives & injured 222 people. Most cases were due to shelling in populated areas #uncomfortabletruth pic.twitter.com/aUVdhdW0oT

— OSCE SMM Ukraine (@OSCE_SMM) 17 Jun 2017

The settlement of the situation in the Donbass is discussed, including during meetings in Minsk the contact group, which from September 2014 adopted three documents regulating the steps to de-escalate the conflict. However, after the armistice agreements between the parties to the conflict continue shooting.

With the beginning of the year in the Donbass killed 47 civilians, said the OSCE special monitoring missionThe implementation of the Minsk agreements

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