Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire 11 times over past 24 hours, two civilians wounded – JCCC

March 05, 2020 12:25

Donetsk, Mar 5 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 11 times over the past 24 hours, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported on Thursday.

“Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 11 times expending 52 rounds of ammunition,” the report said.

Strikes were delivered at the areas of the Donetsk airport and the Alexandrovka settlement on the Donetsk axis, the Golmovskiy, Zaitsevo, Gagarin colliery and Krutaya Balka settlements on the Gorlovka axis and the Dokuchayevsk area on the Mariupol axis, the JCCC said.

The enemy used 82mm and 120mm mortars, grenade launchers and high calibre small arms. The amount of expended ammunition of calibre up to 12.7mm is not added to overall daily statistics.

Earlier reports said that a man and a woman were wounded as a Ukrainian army unit fired an anti-tank guided missile towards Dokuchayevsk.

In the previous reporting period, Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 17 times firing some 60 rounds of ammunition at DPR areas.*jk