torsdag 19. juli 2018

Ukrainian forces fire 86 rounds at DPR over 24 hours, use mortars – JCCC

Donetsk, Jul 19 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire seven times over the past 24 hours, firing 86 rounds of ammunition at Donetsk People’s Republic frontline areas, head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said.

“Over the past 24 hours, the Ukrainian army violated the ceasefire seven times expending a total of 86 rounds of ammunition,” Yakubov said.

Yasinovataya and its Spartak neighbourhood, Dokuchayevsk and the Golmovskiy and Dolomitnoye villages outside Gorlovka were targeted with 82mm and 120mm mortars, infantry fighting vehicle cannons, anti-tank rocket propelled grenade launchers, recoilless guns and heavy machine guns.

In the previous reporting period, Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire as many times, shelling DPR frontline areas with 109 rounds of ammunition.*jk