DPR: Ukrainian army is provoking combat near Gorlovka and Yasinovataya

The Ukrainian army intensified the shelling of the areas near Donetsk and in the south of the Donetsk People’s Republic (the DPR); the enemy is provoking combat near Gorlovka and Yasinovataya, a source in the Donetsk People’s Republic People’s Militia (DPR PM) informed a Rossa Primavera News Agency reporter on May 13.

According to the local residents, the Ukrainian army is provoking active trench combat in the north of Gorlovka, in the area of the villages of Golmovsky, of Zaytsevo, and Dolomitnoye.

13.05.2017, DPR.

In the evening, trench combat near Yasinovataya became active. The Ukrainian army is using artillery, mortars of various calibers, heavy machine guns, and small arms. At least 6 residential buildings in the Petrovsky district of Donetsk were damaged by the Ukrainian army’s shelling.

As a result of the night shelling conducted by the Ukrainian army, 2 civilians were injured in Dokuchaevsk, 20 civilian objects and a gas pipeline were damaged.

The situation remains tense in the south of the DPR. One 26-years old civilian was wounded in the village of Kominternovo as a result of the Ukrainian army’s shelling. The Ukrainian army’s artillery damaged 2 houses in the village of Sakhanka.

According to DPR PM Command, during the past day, one DPR serviceman was killed, and another one was wounded.

According to recent information, on May 12, the Ukrainian army violated the ceasefire 59 times. 19 villages and towns of the DPR came under the Ukrainian artillery’s fire. On the whole, it can be stated that the enemy intensified the shelling of the DPR territory comparing to previous days.

Source: Rossa Primavera News Agency

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