Donetsk Defense TV News Report, 9.1.2017

The situation on the contact line remains quite tense. Ukrainian forces shelled the DPR territory approximately 500 times for the last 24 hours. The enemy used the infantry, mortars, tanks, IFV and small arms. It was reported by the  DPR’s Operational Command.

Yasinovataya and the nearest villages Mineralnoe, and Krutaya Balka were shelled. Gorlovka area, villages Shirokaya Balka and Zheleznaya Balka, DPR’s capital area were shelled. Trudovskie and Aleksandrovka villages, the airport district, villages Zhabitchevo and Spartak were also under the fire.

Besides, the south of the DPR was shelled: Leninskoye, Kominternovo, Sakhanka, Octyabr villages. 

It was reported earlier that as a result of the DPR’s shelling by Ukrainian forces the house was destroyed with the direct hit.  Two villages were de-energized.

DONi News Agency / UNION TV