Donetsk, Aug 18 – DAN. Twelve people were killed and another six were wound by Kiev's shelling over the past week, DPR Operations Command deputy commander Eduard Basurin said on Friday.

“Defending the Donetsk People's Republic, 12 servicemen were killed, two wounded,” Basurin said.

There were civilian casualties as well, as four people sustained injuries or psychological trauma. *ot