Donetsk: Ukraine fired 50,377 shells in the republic in 151 days

The command of the DPR troops reported that during the period of aggravation of the conflict in the region, that is, over the past 151 days, the Ukrainian army fired 50,377 shells of various calibers across the territory of the republic.

In a statement, the command added: “Over 151 days of fighting in the Donbass, Ukrainian troops recorded 6,037 shelling and opening fire, including 5,708 times with the use of heavy weapons.”

The statement went on to say: “In total, during the indicated period, the enemy fired 50,377 pieces of ammunition of various calibers and types of weapons across the territory of the People’s Republic.”

Among the ammunition fired are 31 Tochka-O missiles, 14 BM-30 Smerch missiles, 151 Organ missiles and 8881 Grad missiles.

During this period, 257 civilians were killed and 2,699 people were injured in the republic.

Source: RIA Novosti

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