Ukrainian army shells DPR seven times over 24 hours, damage to housing reported – JCCC

December 10, 2019 11:31

Donetsk, Dec 10 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire seven times over the past 24 hours firing some 100 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory, the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Tuesday.

“Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire seven times expending 99 rounds of ammunition,” the report said.

Strikes were delivered at the Dolomitnoye settlement (Gorlovka axis);  Alexandrovka and Staromikhailovka neighbourhoods (Donetsk axis), and the Sakhanka village (Mariupol axis), the JCCC said.

In Staromikhailovka, 11 houses were damaged.

The enemy used 82mm and 120mm mortars, infantry fighting vehicle cannons, 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.

In the previous reporting period, Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire six times firing nearly 50 rounds of ammunition at DPR areas.*jk