Donetsk, Dec 7 - DAN. Ukrainian forces fired 1,408 rounds of ammunition at DPR frontline areas over the past 24 hours, DPR representative at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination (JCCC) Ruslan Yakubov said on Thursday.

“The overall number of ammunition rounds expended by Ukrainian army units amounted to 1,408,” Yakubov said.

Massive strikes at DPR settlements were recorded on Donetsk axis; the enemy employed tank guns, infantry fighting vehicle cannons, grenade launchers and small arms, he added.

Earlier reports said Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 46 times over the past 24 hours. Eighteen settlements in the Republic came under fire. *jk