Since the beginning of the day the militants have carried out 29 attacks on the positions of the Ukrainian military in the ATO area. This was announced by the speaker of the press-center of ATO headquarters Leonid Matyukhin.
"Yes, the attacks are continuing. At this moment 29 attacks already reported. And I want to say that in the evening militants began to use mortars," said Matyukhin.
In Mariupol direction from the 82-millimeter mortars, gunmen fired on Shirokino and Vodiane. From rocket-propelled grenades and small arms - on Vodiane, Pavlopil, Lebedynske, Mariinka, Novotroitske.
In Donetsk direction - from the same types of weapons militants fired at Luhanske, Avdiivka, Troitske and Zaitseve.
During January 1, in the ATO area, three Ukrainian soldiers were injured. This was reported in the press center of ATO headquarters on Facebook.