Donetsk, Sep 17 - DAN. Ukrainian army units fired nearly 1500 rounds of ammunition at Donetsk People’s Republic frontline areas over the past week, head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Monday.

“From September 10 till September 16, 1,493 rounds or 3.63 tons (73 boxes) of ammunition were expended in strikes at the DPR territory,” Yakubov said.

Over the reporting period, Ukrainian forces violated the ‘school ceasefire’ 159 times. One civilian was wounded and 13 houses were damaged in shelling.

Earlier reports on Monday said that Ukrainian forces shelled the DPR with more than 370 rounds in 28 ceasefire violations over the past 24 hours.*jk