JCCC: Kiev forces expend 4 tons of shells in a week targeting DPR

July 02, 2018 12:55

Donetsk, Jul 2 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 33 times over the past week, expending four tons of shells, said DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov.

“From June 25 to July 1 the enemy violated the ceasefire 33 times firing 856 shells, or 3.88 tons or 64 ammo boxes.

Ukrainian army used heavy artillery, tanks, mortars, guided anti-tank missiles. One civilian has been injured, 12 houses and infrastructure objects damaged.

The “Harvest Сeasefire” coordinated by the Contact Group in Minsk, came into effect in Donbass at midnight. Nine hours into the silence regime, Kiev troops shelled Dokuchayevsk. Later a DPR supply truck was destroyed, its driver was taken to hospital in critical condition. *ot