On December 25, Russian occupation forces violated the ceasefire five times. At the same time, in two instances, the enemy employed weapons proscribed by the Minsk agreements, the press center of Joint Forces Operation reported.
In particular, the enemy fired from 120 mm and 82 mm mortars on JFO positions in the area of Krymske on the Luhansk line and from 82 mm mortars – in the area of the village of Zolote-4 on the Popasna line.
"Our strongholds were fired upon from grenade launchers of various types, large-caliber machine guns and small arms in Novotoshkivske and Luhanske in the Luhansk direction and near the town of Avdiyivka in the Donetsk direction," said the press center.
One JFO soldier was injured during the past 24 hours.
To suppress enemy fire, the Joint Forces used weapons available.
According to intelligence data, on December 25, one militant was killed and another two were injured.
Since day-start, the enemy opened fire on the Ukrainian positions near Hnutove in the Mariupol area from grenade launchers of various systems and large-caliber machine guns.
There have been no casualties among Joint Forces since midnight.
As UNIAN reported earlier, the invaders deployed 22 "Grad" MLR systems near Khrustalne in Luhansk region.