Ukrainian forces violate ceasefire 22 times over 24 hours, fire 94 rounds at DPR – JCCC

December 05, 2018 12:54

Donetsk, Dec 5 – DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 22 times over the past 24 hours firing 94 rounds of ammunition at the Donetsk People’s Republic, head of the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Wednesday.

“Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian army units

violated the ceasefire 22 times expending 94 rounds of ammunition,” Yakubov said.

Ukrainian forces targeted Gorlovka’s Gagarin Colliery, Zaitsevo and Dolomitnovye villages, Yasinovataya and its adjacent settlements of Krutaya Balka and Vasilyevka, Sakhanka in southern DPR, and the Volvo Centre area, the Spartak village and the Zhabichevo, Alexandrovka and Trudovskaya Colliery neighbourhoods in Donetsk outskirts and city suburbs, he added.

The enemy employed 82mm and 120mm mortars, grenade launchers and large calibre small arms.

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

In the previous reporting period, Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 17 times firing 193 rounds at the DPR.*jk