Donetsk, Jun 24 - DAN. Ukrainian armed forces shelled DPR seven times in the two hours since the ceasefire has come into effect, a source in DPR defense told DAN.

"By 2 a.m., seven violations have been recorded, two of them on Mariupol axis, where small arms were used. Three violations have been recorded on Donetsk axis, several tank gun rounds and mortar rounds hit Dokuchaevsk."
The interlocutor said two more violations took place on Gorlovka axis, where the enemy used small arms.

No casualties or damage have been immediately reported.

The "harvest ceasefire" has come into effect today to facilitate crops harvesting in Donbass, as it was agreed by the Contact Group on June 21. The ceasefire was expected to last till August 31. *ot