Kiev forces violate ceasefire nearly 30 times in a week, fire over 100 rounds

Kiev forces violate ceasefire nearly 30 times in a week, fire over 100 rounds

January 13, 2020 10:23

Donetsk, Jan 13 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire almost 30 times this week, firing over 100 shells, the DPR mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) said.

“Over the week, from January 7 to January 13, 27 ceasefire violations were recorded. The total number of rounds fired on the DPR is 102, or 43 kg, or 0.9 ammunition boxes.

Of those nine rounds were of 82 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