Ukrainian forces double intensity of fire, use artillery

July 10, 2020 11:32

Donetsk, Jul 10 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 12 times within 24 hours, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said.

“The number of ceasefire violations recorded in the past 24 hours is 12. The total number of rounds fired is 105.”

Shakhta Trudovskaya, Alexandrovka, Zhabichevo, Shakhta Gagarina, Bairak, Dolomitnoye, Zaitsevo, Nikitovka and Donetsk outskirts were targeted with 122 mm artillery, 120 mm mortars, grenade launchers, anti-aircraft guns, and small arms including of large caliber.

The rounds under 12.7 mm caliber are excluded from daily reports.

As a result of shellfire on Nikitovka railway station in Gorlovka a field close to a power line caught fire, power line was damaged leaving three streets without electricity. A residential apartment window was shattered in Dokuchayevsk.

Over the previous reporting period Kiev forces violated the ceasefire six times firing 40 rounds. *ot