Donetsk, Jul 31 – DAN. Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire three times over the past 24 hours, firing at three DPR townships, head of the Republic’s Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Wednesday.

“Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian armed formations violated the ceasefire three times,” Yakubov said.

Strikes were delivered at Oktyabr, Kominternovo and Sakhanka, he added. The enemy used high calibre small arms.

An indefinite ceasefire came into force in Donbass in the night of July 20-21 as it has been agreed to by the Contact Group in Minsk.

The new ceasefire agreement includes provisions for disciplinary measures against perpetrators, ban on offensive, sabotage and reconnaissance operations, ban on any fire including sniper fire, deployment of heavy weapons to populated areas and, first of all, civilian infrastructural objects such as schools, kindergartens, hospitals and public places. *ot