Donetsk Defense TV News Report, 04/13/2017

The contact line situation remains tense in the Donetsk People's Republic. For the last 24 hours Ukrainian forces shelled the Petrovsky district of Donetsk, the locality of Alexandrovka and Zaitsevo locality in the north of Gorlovka. The enemy applied tanks, mortars, artillery, grenade launchers and small arms.

According to the DPR power wielding agencies’ data, the shell hit was recorded at the Beloozerskaya Str., 13. The house’s roof and windows were damaged.

In Alexandrovka locality the Shevchenko Str. underwent the Ukrainian shelling. One of the houses is destroyed as a result of the direct hit.

Today early in the morning the Ukarinian army conducted fire at Zaitsevo locality. One direct hit at the Brusilova Str., 14 was recorded.

In total, about 60 ceasefire violations were recorded over the past 24 hours. 

"The increase of the shelling intensity on the Ukrainian part these days is connected with the Kiev’s commission arrival at the ATO zone. The commission demanded the units’ commanders to demonstrate their readiness to continue the Donbass population genocide. While holding back the enemy, two DPR soldiers perished and one more was wounded," said Eduard Basurin, the DPR Armed Forces’ Vice-Commander.

DONi News Agency

Video: UNION TV, 04/13/2017