Donetsk, Mar 20 – DAN. A DPR service member was killed by Ukrainian fire over the past 24 hours, said the head of the DPR People's Militia command press service Daniil Bezsonov.

"As a result of enemy's fire a DPR service member has been fatally wounded."

The Ukrainian armed forces violated the ceasefire 16 times in 24 hours firing more than 170 rounds at the Donetsk People’s Republic.

"The enemy's firing positions have been suppressed by our retaliatory fire with weapons not banned under the Minsk Agreements. Ukrainian forces incurred losses of two killed, one wounded."

The Spring ceasefire came into force in Donbass on March 8. *ot