Ukrainian troops shelled Donetsk with NATO-caliber shells

The ammunition in the place of shelling in Donetsk. Archive photo

Ukrainian troops on Saturday morning released in Donetsk five shells of caliber 155 mm, said the DNR office in JCCC.

“Fixed fire from the UIC (armed forces of Ukraine – ed.) in the direction of 5.00 – the village of Orlovka village of Donetsk (the Voroshilov district): fired five shells in caliber of 155 mm”, – stated in the message of representation in the Telegram-channel.

Artillery caliber 155 mm used by NATO countries. Ukraine under this caliber was designed and made in a single copy wheeled self-propelled artillery installation “Bogdan”. Previously, the U.S. has put Kiev long-range howitzers M777 155 mm caliber, Ukrainian troops have used them to bombard cities, including Donetsk, with the result that civilians were killed.