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In particular, in the Donetsk direction, the enemy fired from small arms and mortared with 82mm shells fortifications of the ATO forces near Verhniotoretske.

About half a dozen shells were launched on the Ukrainian troops in the area.

Ukrainian forces did not return fire, reads the report.

In other sections along the line of contact, no ceasefire violations were recorded over the past day.

Read alsoUkraine vows to use U.S.-made ATGMs to respond to Russian provocations in DonbasOne Ukrainian soldier was wounded in the Luhansk direction. He was promptly evacuated to a military medical facility.

As UNIAN reported earlier, according to the Joint Control and Coordination Center, militants were seen equipping new firing positions during the "New Year truce".