Donetsk, Aug 9 - DAN. Ukrainian forces on Wednesday morning fired on the unmanned aerial vehicle launched by OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to monitor the situation on premises of the Yuzhnodonbasskiy water duct pumping station.

“In the morning, OSCE observers launched an UAV when they were in Yuzhnodonbasskiy water duct area,” a DPR Operations Command officer told Donetsk News Agency.

“It came under Ukrainian army units’ small fire almost immediately,” he said adding that the UAV had not been damaged.

Earlier on Wednesday, a source told DAN that OSCE Special Monitoring Mission’s Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug had inspected Yuzhnodonbasskiy water duct area and proceeded to Krutaya Balka village outside Yasinovataya.

According to preliminary information, Hug plans to visit Donetsk water treatment plant.*jk