MOSCOW, June 14. /TASS/. One person was wounded in shelling of a Donetsk’s Kuibyshevsky district, the district’s head, Ivan Prikhodko, said on Sunday.
"A man received a serious shank wound in shelling of the settlement of Oktyabrsky. He lost a lot of blood," the Donetsk News Agency quoted him as saying.
The man was taken to hospital to be operated, Prikhodko said.
According to earlier reports, a France Presse journalist was wounded in this shelling. He was also taken to hospital.
The Minsk accords were signed on February 12, 2015 after 14-hour negotiations between the leaders of Normandy Four (Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Francois Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Ukrainian President Pyotr Poroshenko) in the Belarusian capital city of Minsk. Concurrently, Minsk hosted a meeting of the Contact Group on Ukrainian settlement.
A 13-point Package of Measures on implementation of the September 2014 Minsk agreements in particular included an agreement on cessation of fire from February 15, withdrawal of heavy armaments, as well as measures on long-term political settlement of the situation in Ukraine, including establishment of working subgroups as priority tasks.
The ceasefire however has been repeatedly violated.