Ukrainian forces fire at DPR territory on Donetsk axis three times over 24 hours – JCCC

April 16, 2020 11:35

Donetsk, Apr 16 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire three  times over the past 24 hours, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Thursday.

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

Strikes were delivered at the areas of the Alexandrovka and Trudovskaya Colliery settlements in western Donetsk, the JCCC said.

The enemy used grenade launchers; the amount of expended ammunition of calibre up to 12.7mm is not added to overall daily statistics.

On Wednesday morning, a direct hit during the shelling by Ukrainian forces damaged a high voltage line in Petrovskoye outside Donetsk leaving 600 customers without electricity. As of now, the power supply has been fully restored.

In the previous reporting period, Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 11 times firing more than 220 rounds of ammunition at DPR areas.*jk

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