Donetsk, Feb 2 - DAN. The DPR Defence Ministry building came under fire on Thursday evening; the grenade launcher used in the attack was positioned near high-rise apartment houses in Chelyuskintsev Street in Donetsk’s Kievskiy District.The supporting structures of the two houses were slightly damaged; windows in nine apartments sustained damage as well.

Kievskiy District administration officials have come to the scene to assess the damage and obtain windows measurements for subsequent repairs. The police cordon has been removed.

The Defence Ministry came under grenade launcher attack at around 7:00 p.m. on Thursday. There were no casualties. DPR Operations Command called the attack an act of terror. There have been no further comments from government bodies so far. *jk