Ukrainian military have been conducting a heavy shelling of Yasinovataya since early morning, reported the head of the local council Oleg Morgun.
"At the moment the locality is under massive fire, the shelling has been ongoing since five in the morning," said the official.
Morgun emphasized that the AFU had opened fire at the locality and adjacent villages last evening and night. Therefore, power supply was cut off to the villages of Vasilievka and Mineralnoye.
"Data on casulties and damages haven't been reported yet," summed up the mayor.
The south of the Donetsk People's Republic is undergoing shellings as well. According to the press service of the Novoazovsky district's council, Ukrainian fighters have been firing at the villages of Sakhanka and Kominternovo since morning.
DONi News Agency