Ukrainian forces launch nearly 90 shells onto DPR over past 24 hours

Over the past 24 hours Ukrainian forces launched nearly 90 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 mortars, IFVs, various types of grenade launchers and small arms. 20 mortar rounds of 82 mm caliber were launched onto 11 DPR localities. In the Mariupol direction the enemy launched 9 mortar rounds of 120 mm caliber and 58 mortar rounds of 82 mm caliber,” said the Vice-Commander.

According to Basurin, during the shelling, Ukrainian forces actively applied IFVs, grenade launchers and small arms.

Earlier today, the DPR Operational Command reported 30 ceasefire violations on the Ukrainian side over the past 24 hours. As a result of the shelling, two houses in Dokuchaevsk were damaged.

DONi News agency