During the day, the OSCE observers in the Donbass recorded 97 explosions, according to a report from the organization for the period from 8 to 9 February.

“In the Donetsk region, the SMM noted a decrease in the number of violations of the cease-fire , when compared with the previous reporting period, registering, among other things, approximately 95 explosions, compared to about 740 respectively,” – stated in the message.

As noted, in the Luhansk region observers recorded a decrease in the number of violations of the cease-fire, including two explosions, when compared with the previous reporting period, when the number of violations of the cease-fire has not been a single explosion.

Overall, in comparison with the previous reporting period, in the Donetsk and Luhansk the SMM noted a decrease in the number of violations of the cease-fire.