In the temporarily occupied territory of Donetsk region from the Russian Federation through the checkpoint “Gukovo” and “Donetsk” includes the entering of a person in military uniform. This is reported by “Vedomosti Donbass”.
“During the reporting period, the number of persons in military uniform who cross the border in both directions at both crossings amounted to 23 people. 13 of them moved to Russia and 10 in Ukraine. They continued to cross the border individually or in groups. Most people walked, but some use of personal vehicles, buses or minibuses, making it difficult to monitor their movement across the border by observers of the OSCE SMM. Moreover, some private cars had tinted Windows, and the Windows of buses and minivans curtains are closed”, — reported in the weekly report SMM OSCE on the Russian checkpoint “Gukovo” and “Donetsk” as of February 12, 2019, available to the public.