Today, the DNR Operational Command stated:
The situation in the DNR remains tense. During the last day, the enemy fired 777 shells at us. Enemy units fired 161 12.2/15.2-cm artillery shells and 616 8.2/12-cm mortar rounds. In addition, in 95 separate incidents, the enemy used BMPs, RPGs, and small arms to fire at us. They shelled Zaitsevo near Gorlovka, Yasinovataya and its suburbs Veseloe, Spartak, and Mineralnoe, Aleksandrovka and Staromikhailovka to the west of Donetsk, and Novaya Tavriya, Kominternovo, and Sakhanka in the southern DNR. The shelling in Donetsk’s western suburbs left nearly 900 homes without electricity.
3 August 2016
DAN Donetsk News Agency