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The OSCE has identified 225 violations of the new truce in the Donbass

Special monitoring mission (SMM) of the OSCE in Ukraine recorded the 225 violations of the ceasefire in the Donbass after the entry into force of additional measures on provision of the armistice on July 27, according to the daily mission report.

"Starting from 0.01 27 July to the end of the reporting period (19.30 July 31 - ed.), the SMM in the total of 225 recorded violations of silence regime", - stated in the report, released by the press service of the OSCE.

Source: meeting "3 2" in the framework of the OSCE Minsk group can go in the fall

Meeting 3 2 in the framework of the OSCE Minsk group (the three co-chairs from Russia, USA and France and the foreign Ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan) on the situation in the Armenian-Azerbaijani border could take place in early autumn, if conditions allow, the relations of the two countries and the pandemic coronavirus, reported RIA Novosti a source in the Russian foreign Ministry.

"The meeting in the format of 3 2 in the framework of the OSCE Minsk group could take place in early autumn, if conditions allow, the relations of the two States and the dynamics of the pandemic," - said the Agency interlocutor.

Lukashevich commented on the attack on journalists of the First channel in the United States

Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich on Thursday called unacceptable the attack on the American police on the film crew of the First channel in Portland and urged Washington to ensure the proper attitude towards journalists in accordance with international obligations.

Earlier, Russian journalists were attacked by American police while covering protests in Portland. They filmed a report about the riots, which was besieged by the local court. The building housed the Federal law enforcement forces entered the city, despite the dissatisfaction of the local authorities. Both attacked the journalist was with the badges with the inscription "Press".

Permanent mission of Russia to the OSCE condemned the attack on journalists in the US

Permanent mission of the Russian Federation to the OSCE strongly condemned the police attack on journalists "First channel" in Portland and called on American colleagues to comply with decision of the OSCE Ministerial Council on the safety of journalists.

Previously RIA Novosti reported that Russian journalists were attacked by American police while covering protests in Portland. They filmed a report about the riots, which was besieged by the local court. The building housed the Federal law enforcement forces entered the city, despite the dissatisfaction of the local authorities. Both attacked the journalist was with the badges with the inscription "Press".

The Deputy of the state Duma proposed to discuss the UN's censorship on Facebook and Twitter

A member of the Duma Committee on information policy Anton Burners proposed to discuss at the UN and the OSCE, the issue of censorship and the imposition of the ideology of "American tolerance" on Facebook and Twitter.

Earlier Thursday, the portal Motherboard published screenshots of the internal system of the service Twitter. They depict applied to each user filters, for example, whether his account has been suspended, permanently suspended, or has protected status.

In the OSCE / ODIHR explained the decision not to observe the elections in Belarus

Office for democratic institutions and human rights (ODIHR) of the OSCE are unable to observe the elections of the President of Belarus because of the lack of invitation, informed RIA Novosti the representative of the office of Kate Andrush.

Earlier, the head of the CEC of Belarus Lidia Yermoshina has told RIA Novosti that he expects the issuance of an invitation of the OSCE / ODIHR to observe the presidential election in the Republic, and then the Bureau will resolve this issue "on the merits".

Belarus called on the OSCE to reconsider its decision on the observation of elections

The foreign Ministry of Belarus has extended invitations to observe the elections of the President, appointed on 9 August, the OSCE / ODIHR, CIS, SCO, the press Secretary of the Belarusian foreign Ministry Anatoly Glaz.

Earlier Wednesday, the OSCE / ODIHR issued a statement, which States that the Bureau will not send an observation mission for the presidential elections in Belarus, because it has not received an invitation from the authorities.

The OSCE Minsk group called on Yerevan and Baku again to accept observers

The co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk group urged Baku and Yerevan to resume substantive negotiations and to again take observers said in a joint statement the co-chairs, the press service of the OSCE.

"The OSCE Minsk group urge the parties to resume substantive negotiations as soon as possible and noted the importance of the return of OSCE observers to the region as soon as circumstances permit," - said in a statement.

Lukashevich said that Ukraine was preparing a military scenario in the Donbass

In Kyiv is actively preparing a military scenario of solving the problem of Donbass, this is evidenced by the recent statements of the Ukrainian authorities, said on Thursday Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.

According to him, increasingly there are attempts by Ukrainian officials to escalate war hysteria. So, despite actually launched a campaign of preparation for the scheduled for the autumn local elections again operated hackneyed myth of the "external threat".

PA OSCE will not send observers to the elections in Belarus

The OSCE parliamentary Assembly informed the Belarusian Parliament that because of the epidemiological situation will not be able to send its observers to the presidential elections in Belarus said Tuesday in Minsk, the head of the Commission for international Affairs of the lower house of the Parliament of the Republic of Belarus Andrei Savinykh.

"I've discussed this with the parliamentary Assembly of the OSCE. Certainly, we are interested in inviting our colleagues. But OSCE PA already said that they will not be able to send us their observers. This is due to the epidemiological situation (due to the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19)," - said Savinykh told reporters.

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