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 113 shells at us. Enemy units fired 21 12.2/15.2-cm artillery shells and 92 8.2/12-cm mortar rounds. They struck the Donetsk outskirts, Yasinovataya, Makeyevka, Gorlovka, Dokuchaevsk, Yelenovka, Spartak and Zhabichevo north of Donetsk, Zaitsevo north of Gorlovka, Trudovskoy and Aleksandrovka west of Donetsk, and Sakhanka in Novoazovsky Raion. Night bombardments on residential areas damaged 12 houses in Gorlovka and in Zaitsevo. Specifically, aggressor shellfire damaged houses at 2a Mirny Street, 32 Rudnev Stret, 97 and 99 Poletaev Street, 4 and 6 Rybalko Stret, and 212 and 224 Rybalko Street in Zaitsevo. In Sakhanka, aggressor shellfire damaged four houses on Sergievka Street. In addition, aggressor shellfire damaged an apartment building and a penal colony building in Yelenovka, which led to two prisoners being wounded at the SIZO.
5 August 2016
DAN Donetsk News Agency