DONETSK, Ukrainian troops shelled the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic 24 times in the past day, killing two civilians, the DPR’s mission to the Joint Control and Coordination Center for issues related to Ukraine’s war crimes wrote on its Telegram channel on Sunday.
“Over the past 24 hours, the death of two civilians was reported” – in the Kiev district of Donetsk and in Gorlovka, it blogged.
“Two civilians received injuries of various degree of severity in the Kirov and Kiev districts of Donetsk,” the mission added.
The mission has reported 24 shelling episodes in the past 24 hours. Ukrainian troops shelled the republic using 152mm and 155mm artillery systems used in NATO countries, as well as 120mm mortars. Overall 97 munitions were fired. Seven DPR localities came under the fire.
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