It is announced that from 30 November to 3 December 2010 a four-member delegation of the Russian Federation conducts an inspection in the context of Vienna Document 1999.


The purpose of the inspection is to verify that only notifiable military activities are conducted within the zone of the specified area.


Vienna Document is a politically binding document containing a broad catalogue of Confidence and Security Building Measures.


According to the provisions of Article IX of Vienna Document 1999, evaluation visits are made to verify the annual data exchanged by the participating states.  Evaluation visits are made to active Army and Air Force Units of OSCE member States.