“In Luhansk direction, the enemy employed 120-mm mortars, large-caliber machine guns and small arms against positions near Troitske in the daytime. The invaders fired upon the ATO forces’ defenses near Krymske, Lobachiove, Valuiske, and Novooleksandrivka with grenade launchers of various types. Attacks with small arms were recorded near Luhanske, Zaitseve and Stanytsia Luhanska.
"In Donetsk direction, the invaders repeatedly attacked Ukrainian soldiers on the outskirts of Avdiivka with 82-mm mortars and the whole range of light infantry weapons they had in their disposal. The militants employed grenade launchers and small arms against defenders of Butivka mine, Marinka and Shyrokyne."
“Moreover, the enemy drones were recorded flying in the vicinity of Shchastia and Marinka in violation of the Minsk agreements. The invaders breached truce 17 times over the past 24-hour period while more than half of their attacks were suppressed by the Ukrainian military with grenade launchers and small arms. Two Ukrainian servicemen received combat injuries; one more soldier was lightly wounded after he triggered a booby trap. Unfortunately, Ukraine lost one of its servicemen in action yesterday," the report reads.
Earlier, the Russian mercenaries fired upon the ATO forces’ positions 27 times on Dec. 6.