Ukrainian forces shell DPR on Donetsk axis three times over 24 hours – JCCC

June 23, 2020 11:17

Donetsk, Jun 23 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations fired grenade launchers at the Luganskoye and Alexandrovka settlements in western outskirts and suburbs of Donetsk three times over the past 24 hours, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Tuesday.

“Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire three times expending 55 rounds of ammunition,” the report said.

The enemy used grenade launchers; sniper fire was recorded as well, the JCCC said. The amount of expended ammunition of calibre up to 12.7mm is not added to overall daily statistics.

On Monday, a civilian in the Alexandrovka settlement was killed in shelling by Ukrainian forces.

In the previous reporting period, Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire ten times firing more than 100 rounds of ammunition at DPR areas.*jk