APU fired six shells at Gorlovka

Shrapnel shells fired APU at the Kuibyshev district of Donetsk. Archive photo

DONETSK, Aug 22 – RIA Novosti. Ukrainian troops fired six shells in caliber of 155 mm at the Kalinin district of Gorlovka, said the representative office of the Donetsk people’s Republic in the Joint center for control and coordination of ceasefire (SCCC).

“Shelling by the armed forces of Ukraine in the direction of: 21.15 (time coincides with MSK – edition) – locality Saranova – town Gorlovka (Kalininsky district): released six shells in caliber of 155 mm”, – said the representative office in your Telegram channel.

Artillery caliber 155 mm used by NATO countries. Ukraine has been designed and manufactured in a single copy wheeled self-propelled artillery installation “Bogdana” under this caliber. Previously, the U.S. has supplied Ukraine artillery howitzer M-777 caliber 155 mm, Ukrainian troops have used them to bombard cities, including Donetsk, with the result that civilians were killed.