DONETSK, September 30 – Novosti. Ukrainian troops at 19.30 fired at the Kuibyshevsky and Kievsky districts of Donetsk, firing eight shells with a caliber of 155 millimeters, according to the representative office of the Donetsk People’s Republic in the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of Issues Related to War Crimes of Ukraine.
“Fire was recorded from the armed formations of Ukraine in the direction: 19.30 (coincides with Moscow time) – the settlement of Nevelskoye – the city of Donetsk (Kuibyshevsky and Kyiv districts): eight shells of 155 mm caliber were fired,” the mission’s Telegram channel reported.
Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke in the Kremlin on Friday following the results of referendums in the DPR, LPR , Kherson and Zaporozhye regions , after which he signed agreements on their admission to Russia.
Artillery with a caliber of 155 millimeters is used by NATO countries . The United States supplied Kiev with long-range M-777 howitzers with a caliber of 155 millimeters, Ukrainian troops are actively using them to shell the cities of the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics. Also, the Kyiv 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.