Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire 11 times over past 24 hours, use anti-aircraft guns – JCCC

April 28, 2020 10:10

Donetsk, Apr 28 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 11 times over the past 24 hours firing some 90 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic territory,  the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination reported on Tuesday.

“Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire 11 times expending 89 rounds of ammunition,” the JCCC said.

The enemy used 82mm mortars, infantry fighting vehicle cannons, anti-aircraft guns, 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.

Fire was delivered at the areas of the city airport, Volvo Centre, the Shakhta Trudovskaya and Alexandrovka settlements and the Vesyoloye village outskirts on the Donetsk axis, and the Golmovskiy settlement on the Gorlovka axis.

A house in Shakhta Trudovskaya was damaged in shelling by Ukrainian forces on Monday.

In the previous reporting period, Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire ten times on the contact line with the DPR.*jk