Ukrainian forces have violated the ceasefire regime 11 times over the past 24 hours, the Executive Commander of Corps of the DPR Defense Ministry Eduard Basurin told the Donetsk News Agency.


“Ukrainian army continues to provoke the DPR forces to return fire. Over the past 24 hours, we’ve recorded 11 ceasefire violations by the Ukrainian side. Ukrainian militants fired 82-mm mortars on the Volvo Center near the Donetsk airport, the village of Zhabunki in the northern suburbs of Donetsk, Ozeryanovka and Panteleimonovka settlements in the south-west of Gorlovka. The shelling was conducted from Troitskoye and Peski. More than 30 mortar rounds were fired on the DPR territory. Besides, Ukrainian forces fired small arms on the villages of Zaitsevo, Shirokaya Balka and 6-7,” – Eduard Basurin said.