Ukrainian troops launch almost 1,750 projectiles, mortar-shells on DPR territory over week

The Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) launched almost 1, 750 projectiles and mortar-shells on the front-line territories of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) over the past week, DPR Operational Command, Vice-Commander Eduard Basurin states.

“Altogether, the enemy committed 285 ceasefire violations over the past week and launched 20 projectiles as well as 1, 724 artillery, tank and mortar shells of 120mm and 82mm caliber onto the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR),” said the Vice-Commander.

Basurin highlighted that 27 localities of the Republic and their suburbs had been under the enemy’s fire. 

Over 20 residential houses underwent the targeted shelling on the part of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The half of them was shelled and burned up as a result of applying illuminating mortar-shells.

DONi News Agency