Donetsk, Jun 7 – DAN. Ukrainian forces keep reinforcing their positions along the line of contact, said DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin.

"Our intelligence records reinforcement of Kiev forces positions in the vicinity of the contact line. In Semigorye (7km from the contact line, Gorlovka axis) area, two 122mm Gvozdika howitzers were located. In Maryinka (1km from the contact line, west of Donetsk) two tanks were spotted."

Semigorye is situated outside Kiev-controlled Svetlodarsk; Golmovskiy township and Debaltsevo area are within the firing range.

Basurin said that locals of Maryinka report women snipers of Georgian origin arriving in the town.

Donetsk axis has lately been the most perturbed area. The enemy fired 51 artillery rounds, 220 mines of 120mm and 82mm caliber and 45 tank guns rounds. Earlier DPR authorities reported three houses and a gas pipe damaged in western Donetsk. *ot