Ukrainian army strikes at DPR increase two-fold over 24 hours – JCCC

May 14, 2020 10:41

Donetsk, May 14 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 13 times over the past 24 hours firing more than 230 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory,  the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Thursday.

“Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 13 times expending 233 rounds of ammunition,” the report said.

The enemy used 82mm and 120mm mortars, infantry fighting vehicle cannons, anti-aircraft guns, 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.

Strikes were delivered at the areas of the Volvo Centre, the Shakhta Trudovskaya, Alexandrovka, Staromikhailovka and Zhabichevo settlements and the outskirts of the Spartak and Vasilyevka villages on the Donetsk axis and the Shirokaya Balka settlement area on the Gorlovka axis, the JCCC said.

In the previous reporting period, Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire six times firing some 80 rounds of ammunition at DPR areas.*jk