Interfax: DPR sees 50 attacks by Ukrainian army in past 24 hours

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DONETSK/KYIV. Aug 4 (Interfax) – The self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) has seen 50 ceasefire breaches by the Ukrainian army in the past 24 hours.

“The Ukrainian army breached the truce 50 times during the day. The army shelled the vicinity of 15 populated localities in the republic using artillery, mortars, infantry combat vehicles, armored personnel carriers, grenade launchers, and small arms,” a spokesman for the DPR operative command told reporters on Friday.

Kyiv said, for its part, that the enemy attacked Ukrainian army positions 21 times during the day.

The enemy used mortars thrice, grenade launchers 14 times, and infantry combat vehicle weapons once, the army operation staff said on Facebook.