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MOSCOW, June 28. /TASS/. Ukraine’s military violated 13 times the ceasefire regime in Donbass over past 24 hours, Defence Ministry of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) said on Saturday.
"The intensity of fire attacks by the Ukrainian side made 13 violations of the ceasefire regime over past 24 hours," the Donetsk News Agency quoted the ministry’s representative.
In the town of Gorlovka in Ukraine’s east a civilian was killed, the Joint Centre for Control and Coordination of the Ceasefire Regime said on Sunday.
The ceasefire regime in Donbass was announced officially on February 15.
Regular talks of the participants in the Trilateral Contact Group on the east Ukrainian settlement comprising representatives of Russia, Ukraine and the Organisation for Security and Co-Operation in Europe (OSCE) were held in the Belarusian capital city of Minsk on February 10-12. Talks of the Normandy Four (Russia, Germany, France, and Ukraine) leaders on the Ukrainian issue also ended February 12 in Minsk.
A 13-point Package of Measures on implementation of the September 2014 Minsk agreements was adopted at the February talks.
The package 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 enforcement of a special self-rule status for certain districts of the Donetsk and Lugansk regions. The ceasefire has been repeatedly violated since.