Ukrainian security forces over a week 76 times fired at the territory of the LC

© RIA Novosti / Olesya to Potapovica in fotobounce on the monument at the entrance to the village of the Luhansk. Archival photoUkrainian security forces over a week 76 times fired at the territory of the LC© RIA Novosti / Olesya to Potapovica the image Bank

Ukrainian security forces 76 times violated the silence regime in Donbas over the past week, firing on the territory of the breakaway Lugansk people’s Republic about 780 mines and shells, said Friday the acting head of the national police LNR Michael Philippenko.

Previously the contact group on settling the situation in Eastern Ukraine agreed on a new ceasefire in the Donbass from midnight on 25 August. This is the fifth from the beginning, the attempt of the parties to cease fire.

«Over the past week Ukrainian law enforcers 76 times violated the ceasefire. Only on the territory of the Republic has issued 779 shells and mines,» said Filippenko at the briefing.

According to him, the fire was from artillery shells caliber 122 mm, mortars of caliber of 120 and 82 millimetre, different types of grenade launchers, mortars, BMP-2 and small arms. Bombardment areas in 17 settlements LC, he added. «Compared with the previous week, the number of attacks from the APU increased by 17, and released munitions, the intensity increased by almost two and a half times», — said Filimonenko.

He said that the shelling of the settlement of Donetsk and Lugansk neighborhoods destroyed and burned a number of private houses. «By happy coincidence, none of civilians didn’t suffer», — said the representative of the defense Ministry LNR.

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