Ukrainian army launches nearly 250 shells onto DPR over past 24 hours

Over the past 24 hours Ukrainian gunmen launched nearly 250 artillery shells and mortar rounds onto the DPR near front areas, reports the DPR Operational Command’s Vice-Commander, Eduard Basurin.

“In the Donetsk direction the enemy launched 21 mortar round of 120 mm caliber and 78 mortar rounds of 82 mm caliber. In the Mariupol direction the enemy launched 28 artillery shells of 122 mm caliber, 24 mortar rounds of 120 mm caliber and 96 mortar rounds of 82 mm caliber,” said Basurin.

Apart from it, while shelling the Republic’s territory, Ukrainian gunmen applied IFVs, armored vehicles, grenade launchers and large-caliber small arms.

Earlier today, the DPR Operational Command reported that in total, over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian gunmen committed 48 ceasefire violations. As a result of shelling, two houses in the locality of Kominternovo to the south of the Republic were damaged. Apart from it, in the morning Ukrainian forces conducted fire at the Yuzhnodonbasskiy conduit’s territory.  

DONi News Agency