Ukrainian forces fire 34 rounds at DPR over 24 hours – JCCC

July 26, 2018 10:06

Donetsk, Jul 26 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire three times over the past 24 hours, firing 34 rounds of ammunition at Donetsk People’s Republic frontline areas, head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said.

“Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire three times expending 34 rounds of ammunition,” Yakubov said.

The Spartak village north of Donetsk and the Golmovskiy neighbourhood in Gorlovka outskirts were targeted with 82mm and 120mm mortars, anti-aircraft guns, anti-tank rocket-propelled grenade launchers (RPG) and recoilless guns (SPG), he added.

The amount of expended ammunition of calibre up to 12.7mm is not added to overall daily statistics.

Earlier on Thursday, Gorlovka administration head Ivan Prikhodko said that four houses and a boiler house had been damaged in Golmovskiy in Ukrainian army strikes.*jk