DONETSK, January 16 – Novosti. In 10 minutes, Ukrainian troops fired 11 “NATO” shells at Donetsk, and 10 rockets from MLRS at Makiivka, the DPR representative office at the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of Issues Related to War Crimes of Ukraine (JCCC) reported .
“Shelling was recorded from the side of the VFU (armed formations of Ukraine – ed.) in the following directions: 12.00 (coincides with Moscow time – ed.) – the settlement of Lastochkino – the city of Donetsk (Kyiv district): six shells with a caliber of 155 millimeters were fired; 12.00 – the settlement of Lastochkino – the settlement of Makeevka (Chervonogvardeisky district): 10 rockets were fired from the MLRS,” the ministry said in a message on its Telegram channel.
In addition, at 12.10 Ukrainian troops fired five shells with a caliber of 155 millimeters into the Petrovsky district of Donetsk.
Earlier, the mission reported that Ukrainian troops repeatedly shelled the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic on Monday, including from MLRS.
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The building of the shopping center is almost completely destroyed.
The number of victims is specified, people may be under the rubble.
Emergency services are on the scene – ambulance, emergency services, firefighters.
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As a result of the shelling of the Kalininsky district, the building of the shopping center, service station and minibus No. 46 were damaged. The mayor of Donetsk added that Ukrainian shells hit the building of the Avoska supermarket, a pharmacy at the bus stop opposite the meat processing plant, the building of a distillery and two residential buildings. Andrey Baevsky, an officer of the People’s Militia of the DPR, reported that two people were killed, four more were injured.
Artillery with a caliber of 155 millimeters is used by NATO countries. The United States supplied Kyiv with long-range M777 howitzers with a caliber of 155 millimeters, Ukrainian troops are actively using them to shell the cities of the Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics. Also, the Ukrainian troops were supplied with German PzH 2000 self-propelled artillery mounts, Polish Krab self-propelled guns and French CAESAR self-propelled guns using shells of this caliber.