MOSCOW, July 4. /TASS/. The Ukrainian forces have opened fire on the militia positions of the self-proclaimed Lugansk People’s Republic (LPR) 14 times over the past 24 hours, the LPR Defense Ministry reported on Monday.
"The Ukrainian side four times opened fire on the Stanitsa Luganskaya area, using 82 mm caliber mortars, automatic grenade launchers and small arms. The Sanzharovka settlement three times came under fire opened from the Troitskoye area from 82 mm and 120 mm caliber mortars. The Kalinovo settlement was also shelled from automatic grenade launchers," the ministry told the LuganskInformCenter agency.
The people’s militia also said that the Kiev forces twice shelled the Kalinovka settlement from the Luganskoye settlement area using 82 mm mortars and infantry fighting vehicle weapons. The Lozovoye settlement area also came under fire opened by the Ukrainian side from the Lozovoye settlement area from AGS tripod-mounted man-portable antitank guns.
"The Lozovoye settlement was also shelled from 82 mm mortars from the Svetlodarsk area. The same weapons were used to shell the Kalinovka settlement.
No casualties have been reported, the LPR Defense Ministry added.