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Moscow Offers To Allow OSCE Observers At Russia-Ukraine Border Checkpoints – 30 June 2014

RT logoRussia is going to offer the OSCE to put its observers at Russia’s checkpoints on the eastern Ukrainian border in case the ceasefire is prolonged and observed, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said.

“In the nearest future we [Russia] are ready to file a draft project to the OSCE permanent council that will authorize the placing of OSCE observers at Russian border crossing points, which would allow for monitoring the transparency and use of these border crossing points for illegal purposes,” said Sergey Lavrov.

His statement comes shortly after Russia’s President Vladimir Putin talked with the French, German and Ukrainian leaders on the phone.

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