More than 200 units of various ammunition have been fired by servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic since the beginning of the day, the People’s Militia of the DPR reported.
According to the military department, Ukrainian fighters shelled areas of eight settlements of the republic. At the same time, they fired 220 mines, artillery shells and rockets from Grad multiple launch rocket systems across the territory of the DPR.
Russian troops launched an operation to demilitarize Ukraine on February 24. According to Russian President Vladimir Putin, its goal is “to protect people who have been subjected to bullying and genocide by the Kyiv regime for eight years.”