Donbas militants continue violation of a new holiday cease-fire adopted on Dec 23, according to the Ukrainian Army HQ.
The enemy yard grenade launchers and heavy machine guns attacked the Ukrainian Army positions near Avdiivka. The Russia-backed militants also fired four 82-mm shells near Maryinka. 82-mm mortars were used to launch attacks at the defensive fortifications near Butivka mine.
The militants used heavy machine guns and grenade launchers to attack near Vodiane, while small arms were used near Shyrokyne.
The Ukrainian soldiers abided by the cease-fire and didn’t respond to these provocative attacks.