Donetsk, Oct 18 – DAN. Ukrainian army has brought up about 15 tanks and self-propelled artillery pieces to Kurakhovo (20km west of Donetsk), said DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin.

"Our intelligence reports six tanks, eight self-propelled Gvozdika and two Akatsia howitzers arriving in Kurakhovo," he said pointing out to the rising number of UAVs missions in the area of Maryinka.
Basurin reported that 16 townships in DPR had been targeted in the 24 hours, two civilians had been injured in Trudovskiye, western Donetsk.

"The order to open fire on civilians has been issued by the commander of the 92nd separate mechanized brigade of Ukrainian army, criminal Kokorev. His unit is responsible was dozens of civilian casualties and hundreds of destroyed households."

DPR military reported 50 Kiev's violations of the ceasefire in the last 24 hours. The DPR representation the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the ceasefire counted over 1,070 rounds fired at the Republic. *ot