According to the Ministry of defence, for the last day in the area ATO no Ukrainian military were killed. At the same time, according to the volunteers, yesterday killed one Ukrainian soldier.
On this day, 25 December, said the speaker of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine on ATO Colonel Alexander Motuzyanyk during a press briefing at the Ukrainian crisis media center.
«Over the past day in the fighting killed soldiers was not. This is the first time in six days. One soldier was wounded in Avdiivka,» said Motuzyanyk.
However, he said, the enemy does not stop provocations on the frontline. At the same time significantly reduced the use of heavy weapons.
«The enemy attacks are recorded in all directions. A few became calmer in traditionally hot spots — the arc Svetlodarsk, in Avdeevka and Shirokino. Yesterday in Lugansk direction there was one enemy attack in Yellow. It lasted 25 minutes. In Donetsk direction militants open fire on Luhansk. All the enemy has released 25 shells,» said Motuzyanyk.
He added that on the Mariupol direction the enemy carried out a provocative attack of light weapons and fired multiple mortar shells.
At the same time, volunteers report that on 24 December killed soldier 54 brigade on the arc Svetlodarsk.
We will remind, on December 21 in Minsk, the parties agreed sustainable ceasefire in the Donbass from midnight on 24 December.
On 24 December at the headquarters of ATO recorded violation of the «cease-fire» from militants.
In addition, the militants are trying to «test the waters» to strike from the flank, having made powerful attacks on the enemy’s part in the Trinity and Vozdvizhenka with mortars and cannons. The enemy artillery also hooked Myronivka.
Over the past day, none of the military was killed — ATO headquarters. Volunteers have reported dead 25.12.2016