Donetsk, Jul 8 – DAN. A DPR soldier was killed in a Ukrainian attack on the previous day, said on Monday the head of the DPR People's Militia command press service Daniil Bezsonov.

“As a result of Ukrainian shelling one defender of the Republic was killed,” Bezsonov.

Earlier reports said that Kiev forces fired 152 mm shells on the DPR south. The Ukrainian army violated the ceasefire 19 times in the past 24 hours, firing almost 190 rounds.

Customers in three townships of the Novoazovsk district remain without power as a result of Kiev’s shelling. *ot