Kiev forces fire 3,100 round on DPR in a week

July 08, 2019 16:37

Donetsk, Jul 8 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 175 times this week, firing over 3,100 shells, said the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC).

“Over the week, from July 1 to July 7, 175 ceasefire violations were recorded; the total number of shells fired on the DPR is 3,109 or 260 ammunition boxes, or 29.2 tons.”

Over this period, the enemy used heavy artillery of 152 mm 122 mm caliber (228 shells), and also fired mortar rounds of 120 mm and 82 mm caliber (710 shells), anti-tank guided missiles (six), tank guns (11 rounds).

Three civilians were injured, 43 civilian houses and infrastructural facilities damaged.
A TV crew of the Gorlovka 6 TV Channel came under fire.

The Ukrainian army violated the ceasefire 19 times in the past 24 hours, firing 183 rounds. *ot