Today, Colonel E А Basurin, DNR Deputy Minister of Defence, speaking for the DNR Operational Command, stated:
During the last day, the enemy fired 416 shells at us. Enemy units fired 135 12.2/15.2-cm artillery shells and 281 8.2/12-cm mortar rounds. In addition, in 50 separate incidents, the enemy used BMPs, RPGs, and small arms to fire at us. They shelled Gorlovka and its northern suburbs, Yasinovataya, Veseloe, Spartak, Zhabichevo, and Zemlyanki, along with the northern and western outskirts of Donetsk, including the airport, and Kominternovo, and Sakhanka in the southern DNR. We transferred all data on violations of the Minsk agreements to OSCE and STSKK representatives.
2 August 2016
DAN Donetsk News Agency