Donetsk, Sep 13 – DAN. Kiev forces shelled Donetsk water treatment plant as they targeted Pravyi Sector (Right Sector, a far-right Ukrainian nationalist political and paramilitary group of neofascist ideology) troops positioned in the vicinity of the plant, DPR Operations Command said.

"Provocative shelling of Pravyi Sector troops was launched from the positions of the 72nd separate mechanized brigade of the Ukrainian army at 11.17 a.m. today," the report said.

Members of DPR Emergencies Ministry, the OSCE SMM patrol and members of the Joint Center for Control and Coordination were also present in the area as the shelling began.

"Ukrainian forces also shelled Krutaya Balka, Vasylievka, Yakovlevka in the vicinity of Yasinovataya, using 82mm mortars, grenade launchers and small arms."

The previous evening, the 72nd separate mechanized brigade opened fire on the 1st level station of Yuzhnodonbasskiy water duct.

No casualties have been reported.*ot