Today, the DNR Operational Command stated:
In the period from 23.00 to 02.30, enemy forces fired artillery and mortars at populated points in the DNR, firing 470 shells at us. Enemy units fired 92 12.2-cm and 32 15.2-cm artillery shells and 346 8.2/12-cm mortar rounds. They struck Kuibyshev and Kirov Raions in Donetsk, Staromikhailovka and Mineralnoe in Yasinovataya Raion (along with outlying industrial areas), the suburbs of Yasinovataya, Leninskoe and Kominternovo in Novoazovsky Raion in the southern DNR, Aleksandrovka and Trudovskoy to the west of Donetsk, and Zaitsevo near Gorlovka. Night bombardments on residential areas in the western outskirts of Donetsk and Yasinovataya injured civilians and damaged six houses. Further information about damage will be forthcoming.
3 August 2016
DAN Donetsk News Agency