Ukrainian army launches almost 1,700 shells on DPR territory over past week

AFU units launched almost 1,700 projectiles and mortars on the front-line territories of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) over the past week, the DPR Operational Command, Vice-Commander Eduard Basurin stated this on August 11. 

“Over the past week, the enemy committed 342 ceasefire violations and launched 1, 692 projectiles, tank and mortar shells on the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR),” said the Vice-Commander. 

According to him, Ukrainian military intensively shelled the Petrovsky and Kirovsky districts of Donetsk City as well as Dokuchayevsk. 

Altogether, the areas of 33 localities of the Donetsk People’s Republic were shelled by Ukrainian punishers. 21 house-buildings were damaged or destroyed in seven of them. 

It should be noted that over the past 24 hours the Ukrainian army committed 33 ceasefire violations. 113 mortar and tank shells were launched on the territory of the Republic.

DONi News Agency