Kiev forces violate ceasefire 100 times over the week

May 31, 2019 14:14

Donetsk, May 31 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 94 times this week, said DPR People’s Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin.

“Over the week, 94 ceasefire violations were recorded; 20 townships came under fire.”

Over this period, the enemy used 122 mm artillery, 82 mm and 120 mm caliber mortars, anti-tank guided missiles, IFVs, grenade launchers and small arms, large caliber machine guns.

Four people were injured in Gorlovka and Donetsk, including two children; 23 houses were damaged across the DPR.

The retaliatory fire with non-prohibited weapons killed six Ukrainian troops and injured 16.

A new recommitment to the ceasefire in Donbass has come into force on Friday, 1.01 a.m. GMT +3, after the security working group of the Contact Group had agreed to it on the previous day.*ot