Kiev forces violate ceasefire 15 times over 24 hours – Yakubov

September 25, 2019 10:22

Donetsk, Sep 25 – DAN. Ukrainian army units fired 37 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory over the past 24 hours, head of the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Wednesday.

“Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 15 times expending 37 rounds of ammunition,” Yakubov said.

Strikes were delivered at the Spartak, Trudovskaya Colliery and Alexandrovka neighbourhoods in the outskirts and suburbs of Donetsk, Gorlovka’s Gagarin Colliery  neighbourhood, Yasinovataya, Dokuchayevsk, and the Sakhanka and Kominternovo villages in southern DPR, he added.

The enemy used 120mm mortars, grenade launchers and high calibre small arms. The amount of expended ammunition of calibre up to 12.7mm is not added to overall daily statistics.

Earlier reports said that the Kiev army fired more than 85 rounds of ammunition at Donetsk and its outskirts on Wednesday morning.*jk