AFU don’t observe ‘academic ceasefire’, launch 121 mortar-shells on DPR territory

Ukrainian military launched 121 mortar-shells on the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR), having violated the agreements on the full ceasefire in Donbass once again, DPR Operational Command, Vice-Commander Eduard Basurin states. 

‘I regret to note that the reached agreements in the Normandy Format and approved by the representatives of the Contact Group in Minsk on the full unlimited ceasefire on the whole contact line are not implemented by the Ukrainian side again. That’s to be expected,” said Eduard Basurin. 

He pointed out that over the past 24 hours the Ukrainian military had opened fire on 13 localities of the Republic in the Donetsk and Mariupol directions. 

38 mortar-shells of 120mm and 83 mortar-shells of 82mm caliber were launched on the localities. Besides, the enemy applied IFVs, armored vehicles, grenade launchers and small arms.

DONi News Agency