Ukrainian gunmen launch over 100 shells onto DPR over past 24 hours

Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian gunmen launched 110 shells and mortar rounds onto the DPR territory, reports the DPR Operational Command’s Vice-Commander, Eduard Basurin.

“In the Donetsk direction the enemy applied artillery, tanks, mortars, IFVs, various types of grenade launchers and small arms. 7 artillery shells of 122 mm calibre, 5 tank shells, 6 mortar rounds of 120 mm calibre and 74 mortar rounds of 82 mm calibre were launched onto 14 DPR localities,” said the Vice-Commander.

Basurin added that in the Mariupol direction, the enemy launched 18 mortar rounds of 82 mm calibre; apart from it, IFVs and various types of grenade launchers and small arms were applied during the shelling of Leninskoye, Kominternovo and Dzerzhynskoye localities’ districts. The areas of Ozeryanovka and Verkhnetoretskoye localities in the Gorlovka direction underwent the Ukrainian shelling as well.

It should be underlined that over the past 24 hours the DPR Command reported 45 ceasefire violations on the Ukrainian part. As a result, one house in Dokuchaevsk locality was damaged.

DONi News Agency