Summary events of Novorossiya, March 31, 2017
The Donetsk People’s Republic is ready to cease fire since at midnight on the 1st of April. The participants of the Contact Group reached this agreement in Minsk on the 29th of March, the People’s Council Chairman of the DPR, Denis Pushilin reported today.
The Ukrainian Armed Forces shelled 23 localities of the DPR. They used tanks, mortars, infantry fighting vehicles, armored personnel carriers, antiaircraft guns, grenade launchers and small arms. 12 houses and a gas pipeline were damaged in Yasinovataya. A house was damaged in the village Zaytsevo.
Ukrainian tanks were detected in localities Schastye and Novoaydar. Self-propelled guns were registered in the village Krymskoe. A guided missile system “Tochka-U” was detected in the village Petrenkovo, the official representative of the LPR People’s Militia Andrey Marochko reported today.
Kiev fighters shelled the positions of the LPR People’s Militia 13 times. They opened fire on the villages Kalinovo, Lozovoe, Kalinovka and Donetsky. They used artillery, mortars, infantry fighting vehicles, antiaircraft guns, grenade launchers and small arms; it has been reported by the Ministry of Defense.