JCCC: Ukrainian forces shell DPR with almost 60 rounds in 24 hours

July 13, 2018 10:22

Donetsk, Jul 13 – DAN. Ukrainian army units expended almost 60 shells targeting DPR territory in the past 24 hours, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov.

“Ukrainian armed forces fired 58 rounds. The number of ceasefire violations is nine,” he said.

He said the fire was opened on the Donetsk airport; Spartak, Mineralnoye outside Yasinovataya; Gorlovka and adjoining Dolomitnoye, Vasiliyevka; Dokuchayevsk, Leninskoye Sosnovskoye in the south.

The enemy used mortars, grenade launchers, infantry fighting vehicle cannons, armored personnel carrier guns, small arms.

The “Harvest Сeasefire” coordinated by the Contact Group in Minsk, came into effect in Donbass at midnight July 1. Nine hours into the silence regime, Kiev troops shelled Dokuchayevsk; a total of 57 rounds were fired on the first day of the silence regime. A DPR supply truck was destroyed, its driver was taken to hospital in critical condition.  *ot