Donetsk, Sep 24 - DAN. Ukrainian forces opened fire at the Luganskoye frontline settlement outside Donetsk on Thursday afternoon, the Donetsk People’s Republic Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) reported.

“Fire was delivered from the Kiev-controlled Novomikhailovka settlement at 14:50, local time,” the report said. Three shots were fired.

Earlier reports said that Ukrainian army units had increased the intensity of fire at the DPR territory by seven times over the past 24 hours.

The package of tighter ceasefire control measures came into force in Donbass on July 27, 2020. The document bans the use of any weapons, deployment of hardware, special operations, engineer works and unmanned aerial vehicles flights.*jk