of the international monitoring group according to the results of the monitoring mission carried out from October 17 to 23, 2016 in areas of the Luhansk and Donetsk regions
In cooperation with Eastern Ukrainian Centre of Civilian Initiatives
This report has been prepared by members of the international monitoring group according to the results of the mission in eastern Ukraine, which took place from 17 to 23 October 2016. The participants of the mission were representatives from civil human rights organisations and one academic community from Germany, Russia and Ukraine, as well as a representative from the Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. Assistance in conducting the visits was supported locally by civil organisations who are members of the Coalition ‘Justice for Peace in Donbas‘: the Starobilsk human rights organisation ‘Volia’, the civil movement ‘Ochishchenie’, the eco-cultural centre ‘Bakhmat’, as well as other public organisations and activists.