Ukrainian army launches nearly 300 shells onto DPR over past 24 hours

Over the past 24 hours the Ukrainian army launched nearly 300 shells and mortar rounds onto the DPR near front areas, reports the DPR Operational Command’s Vice-Commander, Eduard Basurin.

“Despite all the accords, Ukrainian side continues violating the truce, applying heavy weaponry, concentrated along the contact line. Thus, in the Donetsk direction the enemy applied large-caliber artillery, tanks and mortars. 5 artillery shells of 152 mm and 122mm calibers, 4 tank shells and 90 mortar rounds of 120 mm and 82 mm caliber were launched on the Ukrainian part,” said Basurin.

According to Basurin, in the Mariupol and Gorlovka directions Ukrainian gunmen launched 25 artillery shells, 13 tank shells, 84 mortar rounds of 120 mm caliber and 77 mortar rounds  of 82 mm caliber.

According to the specified Command’s data, as a result of shelling, 6 near front villages to the DPR south were de-energized.

DONi News Agency