On 5 May the 12th meeting under the Incident Prevention and Response Mechanism took place in Dvani. The meeting was co-facilitated by the EUMM and the OSCE.
Participants reviewed recent incidents, including detentions on both sides. In addition, South Ossetian participants informed the meeting of measures to remove possible mines in the area around the “Sameba” Monastery. With the weather improving, access to farms and agricultural land in the areas concerned was raised. All participants recognized the importance of ensuring the security of farmers working in the area. The OSCE participants briefed the meeting on the progress of the Zonkari Dam project.
The meeting took place in a cordial and constructive atmosphere.
It was agreed that the next meeting will take place on 17 June 2011.