Mortars used by pro-Kremlin fighters hit residential quarters near Zaitsevo village in Donetsk region. A drone spotted an 82 mm and three 120 mm mortars near the inhabited area, where positions of Ukrainian government troops are located. ATO Press Centre reported this at Facebook.
“Mortars and Ural trucks were spotted in the area, which means the enemy uses mobile mortar groups to attack peaceful residents”, the message said.
Since 8 till 9 p.m on February 2, Russia-backed militants 37 times fired at Ukrainian positions near Zaitsevo. 11 mines fired from 120 mm mortars hit residential quarters in the village.
Ukraine’s members of the Joint Control and Coordination Centre confirmed this fact of rude violation of Minsk deal. Now, they are to collect and pass the evidence to OSCE monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine.
Earlier this day, transport corridor between Horlivka and Artemivsk (Donetsk region) was shut down due to constant enemy attacks.