Donetsk, Aug 7 - DAN. A DPR militiaman was killed in shelling by Ukrainian forces over the past 24 hours, the Republic’s Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Monday.

“A militiaman was killed as he was defending the Republic,” Basurin said.

Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 74 times over the past 24 hours, firing 363 rounds at DPR frontline areas.*jk