During the day, fire intensity at the contact line remained relatively low, but the Ukrainian side continues to violate the “Harvest Truce” [a truce concluded for the period of gathering the harvest – Editor] on all parts of the front, a source in the Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia (the DPR PM) informed a Rossa Primavera News Agency reporter on July 5.
On the Gorlovka direction, the situation is tense in the north of the city, in the area of Zaytsevo. On the Donetsk direction, the Ukrainian army shelled the “Yasinovataya” checkpoint and the outskirts of the former Donetsk airport. In the south of the DPR, the village of Sakhanka came under Ukrainian army’s fire. The Ukrainian army used heavy artillery during the shelling.
DPR PM intelligence informs that the location of one Ukrainian battery of the Gvozdika self-propelled vehicles was uncovered near Krasnogorovka. There is information on the arrival of 20 female snipers, presumably from the Polish private military company, in the area of Mariinka.
On July 4, the Ukrainian army violated the ceasefire 26 times. The enemy opened fire on 15 towns and villages of the Republic with mortars of various calibers, the weapons of infantry fighting vehicles and armored personnel carriers, grenade launchers, small arms.
Source: Rossa Primavera News Agency