Donetks People’s Republic Deputy Defense Minister Eduard Basurin informs that the situation in Donbass has sharply deteriorated. Kiev junta’s militants have violated the ceasefire 19 times in the past 24 hours, including by Minsk Agreements banned types of weapons.
“Staromikhaylovka township was shelled from the positions of 14th independent motorized brigade in Krasnogorovka by tanks, infantry fighting vehicles and mortars. Eight 120mm and 6 82mm caliber mortar shells were fired,” he told to the journalists.
Donetsk airport area, Zhabichevo, Spartak and Zaytsevo villages were also shelled.
“Ukrainian military has fired a total 20 mortar and artillery shells of the caliber banned by the Minsk Agreements in the past 24 hours,” said Basurin.
The Contact Group on Minsk Talks has informed today that an agreement on military hardware of under 100mm caliber withdrawal from the contact line was approved. The head of the Donetsk People’s Republic Aleksandr Zakharchenko has signed this agreement, noting, that DPR army will implement it if Kiev’s military will not violate the ceasefire.
Source: Donetsk News Agency