The Russian occupation forces violated ceasefire regime four times in the Joint Forces Operation zone, no casualties among the Ukrainian servicemen over the day were observed, reports the press office of the Joint Forces Operation HQ on Facebook.
Usage of weapons prohibited by the Minsk Agreements wasn't recorded
The strongholds of our forces were shelled from grenade launchers from different systems, heavy machine guns and small arms in the area of settlements Novotroitske, Novomykhailivka, Chermalyk and Pavlopil.
The defending units suppressed the enemy fire by using fire weapons on duty.
It was reported that on December 18, one Ukrainian serviceman sustained injuries in the hostilities zone in eastern Ukraine.