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19 June 2017, 18:01

MILITARY&DEFENCE

Kiev forces fire 4 thousand rounds at LPR since beginning of June

LUGANSK, June 19 (Lugansk Media Center) – Kiev forces have fired almost four thousand rounds at LPR this month, said LPR People’s Militia command acting chief Colonel Mikhail Filiponenko.

"Since the beginning of June, Kiev forces fired almost four thousand rounds at LPR in 200 separate cases."

According to Filiponenko, Kalinovo, Logvinovo, lozovoye, Nizhnelozovoye, Veselogorovka, Sanzharovka, Kirovsk, Stakhanov, Frunze, Pervomaisk, Berezovskoye, Almaznaya, Golubovskiy, Donetskiy, Sokolniki, Zhelobok, Prishib, Krasnyi Liman, Khorosheye, Khristovoye, Oboznoye, Veselaya Gora, area of Prince Igor monument in Stanichno-Luganskiy district came under fire.

"Ukraine used weapons banned under the Minsk Agreements, such as 152mm and 122mm artillery, 120mm and 82mm mortars, infantry fighting vehicles, anti-aircraft guns, anti-tank rounds, grenade launchers and small arms."

LPR Emergencies Ministry head Sergey Ivanushkin said that over 100 houses, buildings and infrastructure objects have sustained damage since the beginning of June due to Kiev's shelling.

LuganskMediaCentre — 19 June — Lugansk