Kiev forces violate ceasefire 30 times in a week, fire almost 400 rounds

Kiev forces violate ceasefire 30 times in a week, fire almost 400 rounds

January 20, 2020 12:13

Donetsk, Jan 20 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire more than 30 times this week, firing almost 400 shells, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said.

“Over the week, from January 13 to January 20, 31 ceasefire violations were recorded. The total number of rounds fired on the DPR is 376, or 0.6 tons, or 12 ammunition boxes.

Of those 52 rounds were of 82 mm and 120 mm caliber.” One house was damaged.

An indefinite ceasefire came into force in Donbass in the night of July 20-21 as it has been agreed to by the Contact Group in Minsk.

The ceasefire agreement includes provisions for disciplinary measures against perpetrators, ban on offensive, sabotage and reconnaissance operations, ban on any fire including sniper fire, deployment of heavy weapons to populated areas and, first of all, civilian infrastructural objects such as schools, kindergartens, hospitals and public places. *ot