Donetsk, Nov 20 - DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 13 times over the past 24 hours, firing nearly 40 rounds of ammunition at Donetsk People’s Republic areas, head of the DPR Office at the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Tuesday.

“Over the past 24 hours, the Ukrainian army violated the ceasefire 13 times expending 38 rounds of ammunition,” Yakubov said.

Ukrainian forces targeted the Trudovskaya Colliery village in the outskirts of Donetsk, Spartak and Yakovlevka in suburban Donetsk ,Yasinovataya and its adjacent settlement of Krutaya Balka, Dokuchayevsk, the Gagarin Colliery settlement, Golmovskiy and Zaitsevo outside Gorlovka and the Sakhanka village in southern DPR, he added.

The enemy used automatic grenade launchers (AGS), recoilless guns (SPG), anti-tank rocket propelled grenade launchers (RPG) and large calibre machine guns.

In the previous reporting period, Ukrainian army units expended 17 rounds of ammunition firing at the DPR.*jk