Donetsk, May 1 – DAN. Kiev forces have opened fire on Western Donetsk and its northern outskirts this evening, the DPR mission to the JCCC said.

"At 5.05 p.m. and 5.20 p.m. shelling originating from the Ukrainian armed formations positions on the direction of Spartak and Trudovskiye was recorded; 20 mortar rounds of 82 mm and 120 mm caliber were fired."

In the morning, Kiev forces shelled western Donetsk with 120 mm mortars under the order of the commander of the 24th brigade Valery Gudz. *ot