Ukrainian forces launch 120 shells onto DPR over past 24 hours

Over the past 24 hours Ukrainian forces launched 120 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 applied large-calibre artillery and mortars. 11 artillery shells of 152 mm and 122 mm calibres and 109 mortar rounds were launched onto 11 DPR localities,” reported Basurin.

According to his data, six villages and their vicinities to the south of the Republic underwent the Ukrainian shelling. There the Ukrainian army actively applied grenade launchers and small arms.

Earlier today, the DPR Operational Command reported 36 ceasefire violations on the Ukrainian part. As a result of the Ukrainian shelling a railroad depot in Yasinovataya was damaged.

DONi News Agency