“In Luhansk direction, the enemy intensified mortar strikes on positions near Luhanske village after dusk: almost 100 shells hit the Ukrainian troops’ defenses between 9 p.m. and midnight with 120-mm and 82-mm mortar rounds being fired every two minutes.
“Defenders of Lozove, Krymske and Zaitseve also came under mortar strikes. The invaders fired upon the Ukrainian strongpoints near Troitske and Novooleksandrivka with armament of infantry fighting vehicles and infantry weapons.
“In Donetsk direction, the invaders shelled positions in the vicinity of Vodiane with 120-mm mortars late yesterday while Ukrainian soldiers near Berezove came under strike with 82-mm mortars. The Russian mercenaries employed IFV armament and small arms against stronghold on the outskirts of Bohdanivka.
"The Ukrainian troops suppressed the enemy attacks with weapons not prohibited by the Minsk agreements when appropriate. Combined Russian and terrorist forces breached truce 22 times over the past 24-hour period. Ukrainian defenders suffered no battle casualties yesterday," the report reads.
Earlier, the Russian mercenaries committed 35 attacks on the Ukrainian Armed Forces' positions on Dec. 10.