Donetsk, Mar 25 – DAN. Almost 40 civilians were injured in the DPR in one day, including a child, one was killed, the DPR Mission to the JCCC said.

The enemy used Grad MLRS, IFVs, heavy artillery and mortars.Twenty-six households and seven infrastructural facilities were damaged in Donetsk, Yasinovataya, Alexandrovka and Makeyevka.

Ukrainian armed formations also shelled Gorlovka, Golmovskiy, Dolomitnoye, Ozeryanovka, Mikhailovka, Yasinovataya, Makeyevka. Donetsk, Elenovka, Dokuchayevsk.

"A total of 425 rounds were fired," the report reads.

Russia started a special military operation to denazify and demilitarize Ukraine on February 24. Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the decision was made after the DPR and LPR Heads addressed him asking for help.

The Russian leader said that Moscow is not planning to occupy Ukrainian territory, the only goal is to protect people who have been continuously shelled and subjected to other forms of genocide by Ukraine for eight years. *ot