JCCC: Kiev forces fire 214 shells on DPR in 24 hours

February 13, 2019 11:21

Donetsk, Feb 13 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violates the ceasefire 20 times in the past 24 hours, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov.

“Ukrainian armed forces fired 214 rounds. The number of ceasefire violations is 22,” he said.

Yakubov said the fire was opened on the Donetsk airport area (Volvo-center), Staromikhailovka, Shakhta Gagarina, Zaitsevo, Shirokaya Balka, Yasinovataya, Vasilyevka, Krutaya Balka, Leninskoye, Kominternovo, Sosnovskoye and Sakhanka.

The enemy used 82 mm and 120 mm mortars, IFVs, APCs, small arms including of large caliber.

Ammunition under 12.7 mm caliber is excluded from daily reports.

Earlier in the morning Kiev forces opened mortar shelling on Zhabitchevo and Leninskoye. The previous evening, Vasilyevskaya pumping station outside Yasinovataya came under fire.

In the past 24 hours, Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 24 times firing 289 shells. *ot