Today, the DNR Operational Command stated:
In the period from 19.45 to 07.30, enemy forces fired artillery and mortars at populated points in the DNR, firing 334 shells at us. Enemy units fired 154 12.2/15.2-cm artillery shells and 180 8.2/12-cm mortar rounds. Aggressor shellfire came from Avdeyevka, Talakovka, Shirokino, Vodyanoe, Zhovanka, and Marinka. They struck the Donetsk outskirts, Yasinovataya, Makeyevka, Gorlovka, Vasilevka, Spartak, and Yasinovataya suburbs, Zaitsevo (north of Gorlovka), Trudovskoy (west of Donetsk), the Airport, and Volvo-Tsentra, as well as Makeyevka. Night bombardments on residential areas damaged houses at 68, 70, and 73 Kirov Street and at 5 and 7 Pobedy Street. Shellfire also damaged a transformer station near Yasinovataya, knocking down power transmission lines. Further information about damage will be forthcoming.
4 August 2016
DAN Donetsk News Agency