Ukrainian military launch almost 120 shells on DPR territory in 24 hours

Ukraine’s units launched almost 120 projectiles and mortar-shells on the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) in the last 24 hours, DPR Operational Command, Vice-Commander Eduard Basurin states. 

“In the Donetsk direction, the enemy applied tanks, mortars, IFVs, different types of grenade launchers and small arms. Three tank-shots were made, eight mortar-shells of 120mm caliber and 76 mortar-shells of 82mm caliber were launched on the areas of eleven localities,” said the Vice-Commander. 

He added that in the Mariupol direction, Ukraine’s military launched 27 mortar-shells of 82mm caliber. In the Gorlovka direction, there were launched five shells on the areas of the localities of Panteleimonovka and Zaitsevo.

Besides, the Armed Forces of Ukraine shelled the areas of the villages of Leninskoye, Sosnovskoye and Sakhanka with IFVs, grenade launchers and small arms. 

It should be noted that over the past 24 hours the AFU committed 40 ceasefire violations.

DONi News Agency