Donetsk, June 25 – DAN. Ukrainian forces violated ceasefire 21 times over the past week, said DPR People's Militia deputy chief-of-staff Eduard Basurin.

“Twenty one violations have been recorded over the past week,” he said.

The members of Ukrainian armed forces opened fire on thirteen townships.

A residential house, a gas pipe and premises of a mine were damaged.

Five DPR service members were killed.

The Additional Measures to Strengthen the Ceasefire were signed at the Contact Group meeting on July 22 to reinforce and control the indefinite ceasefire in effect since July 21, 2019, the latest in the series of more than 20 reconfirmation and announcements of the “silence regime”. The package came into effect on July 27. *ot