The Representative Office of the Donetsk People’s Republic to the JCCC reports that over the past day the number of violations by Ukrainian armed groups totaled 21 times.
Against the territory of the DPR, in violation of the Minsk Agreements, as well as the armistice agreements, the following weapons were used:
— Gorlovka direction: IFV/APC – 1 time (30 shots), anti-aircraft systems – 1 time (40 shots), RPG/SPG – 1 time (1 grenade), AGS – 1 time (29 grenades), large-caliber firearms – 2 times, small arms – 3 times;
— Donetsk direction: 120mm mortars – 1 time (4 shells), IFV/APC – 2 times (26 shots), anti-aircraft systems – 1 time (30 shots), RPG/SPG – 6 times (13 grenades), AGS – 3 times (59 grenades), large-caliber firearms – 10 times, small arms – 10 times;
— Mariupol direction: IFV/APC – 1 time (4 shots); RPG/SPG – 1 time (2 grenades); small arms – 2 times.
The Ukrainian armed groups engaged the following areas/populated localities: Gorlovka (Gagarin coalmine’s village, Izotov coalmine’s village), Golmovsky, Zaytsevo, Dolomitnoye, Kashtanovoye, Vasilyevka, Yasinovataya, Krutaya Balka, Spartak, Aleksandrovka, Staromikhaylovka, Luganskoye, Lozovyoe, Sakhanka.
No casualties among civilians or damaged infrastructure have been reported now.
The total number of ordnance used by the Ukrainian armed groups was 238 items. Previous day the number of ordnance used against the territory of the DPR was 134 items.
Recall: the number of fired rounds up to 12.7 mm is not included in the overall statistics of the amount of ammunition in the daily report.
Starting from 00:01 on August 29th, 2018, in accordance with the agreement reached by the Minsk contact group, a renewed obligation to observe a comprehensive, sustainable and indefinite ceasefire in connection with the start of the academic year, the “school truce” has entered into force.