Kiev forces fire 1.4 tons of shells on DPR over the week

April 15, 2019 11:04

Donetsk, Apr 15 – DAN.  Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 99 times this week expending 1,150 rounds, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov.

“From April 8 to April 14, 99 ceasefire violations were recorded; the total number of shells fired on the DPR is 1,150, or 28 ammunition boxes, or 1. 4 tons.”

Over this period, the enemy used 82 mm and 120 mm mortars, 122 mm artillery, anti-tank guided missiles and other weapons.

Three civilians were injured during the week, and 11 infrastructural facilities and houses were damaged. 

The JCCC said that in the past 24 hours Kiev forces violated the ceasefire eight times.

A new recommitment to the ceasefire in Donbass has come into force on Friday, 1.01 a.m. GMT +3, after the security working group of the Contact Group had agreed to it on the previous day. *ot