On the last day of the year 2017, no enemy shellings were registered in the area of the Donbas conflict. This is reported on Facebook page by the press center of antiterrorist operation headquarters.
As noted in the headquarters, as of 18:00 on Sunday, militants are observing the New Year's truce throughout the front line.
"December 31 in the area of Donbas conflict passes without violations of the ceasefire. As of 18:00, along the entire line of demarcation of sides, there has not been a single bombardment. Our HQ ensure the implementation of all measures to maintain the ceasefire throughout lines of delimitation of the parties and strictly adhere to the Minsk agreements, "the message says.
Starting midnight on Dec. 23, a new cease-fire started working in Donbas conflict zone. It was agreed upon during the meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group in Minsk on December 20th.
Despite the truce, throughout the past week, the militants regularly fired at the positions of the Ukrainian forces.