Ukrainian forces shell seven DPR settlements with 69 rounds of ammunition over 24 hours – JCCC

May 23, 2019 10:34

Donetsk, May 23 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire seven times over the past 24 hours firing 69 rounds of ammunition at DPR territory, head of the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Thursday.

“Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire seven times expending 69 rounds of ammunition,” Yakubov said.

Fire was delivered at Dokuchayevsk, Spartak, Alexandrovka, Elenovka, Leninskoye and Oktyabr. The enemy used 82mm mortars, grenade launchers and small arms, he added.

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

In the previous reporting period, Ukrainian army units fired 21 rounds of ammunition at DPR areas.*jk