Donetsk, Sep 27 - DAN. Ukrainian army units violated the ceasefire 23 times over the past 24 hours firing 180 rounds of ammunition at Donetsk People’s Republic frontline areas, head of the DPR Mission to the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination Ruslan Yakubov said on Thursday.

“Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian forces violated the ceasefire 23 times expending 180 rounds of ammunition,” Yakubov said.

Strikes were delivered at the Zaitsevo settlement outside Gorlovka, Yasinovataya and its suburban neighbourhoods Mineralnoye and Krutaya Balka, the Spartak village, Zhabichevo, Trudovskiye and Alexandrovka in the outskirts of Donetsk and the Dzerzhniskoye, Leninskoye and Kominternovo villages in the south of the Republic, he added.

The enemy used grenade launchers and small arms.

Earlier reports said that two civilians were wounded in Kominternovo in a Ukrainian army strike yesterday.*jk