Ukrainian forces shell DPR with two dozen rounds over past 24 hours – JCCC

March 08, 2018 12:22

Donetsk, Mar 8 – DAN. Ukrainian forces fired two dozen rounds of ammunition at Donetsk People’s Republic frontline areas over the past 24 hours, head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov said on Thursday.

“Overall, Ukrainian army units expended 20 rounds of ammunition,” Yakubov said.

The Staromikhailovka village in western Donetsk and the Yasinovataya town came under fire, he added.

Earlier, the DPR Operations Command reported two ceasefire violations by Ukrainian army units over the past 24 hours.

A comprehensive, durable and indefinite ceasefire came into effect in Donbass on March 5. The truce was brokered by the Contact Group in Minsk on March 2.*jk