On December 20, Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas eight times. The Joint Forces Operation HQ reported that on Facebook on Friday morning.
The ceasefire mode in combat area was violated in the vicinities of Luhanske and Hnutove, where the enemy fired 82 mm mortars. Near Vodyane, mercenaries opened fire from 120 mm mortars.
The pro-Kremlin illegal armed units used small arms, grenade launchers and heavy machineguns attacked the outposts near Stanytsia Luhanska, Mariinka, Krasnohorivka and Lebedynske.
Ukrainian troops responded with small arms fire to cease the enemy's firing provocations.
One serviceman of Ukraine's government forces was wounded in action. The enemy casualties over the 24 hours-long period made six people killed and three wounded.
Since the beginning of the day, December 21, the enemy opened fire in Charmalyk, Mariupol sector.