On January 2, Russia-controlled forces three times opened fire on Ukrainian defense positions in eastern Ukraine's Donbas warzone.

That's according to a morning update by the Joint Forces Operation Headquarters.

Near the settlement of Pisky, the enemy engaged Ukrainian troops with grenade launchers of various types and a large-caliber machine gun.

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"All violations of the ceasefire regime were reported to the OSCE representatives through the Ukrainian side to the JCCC [Joint Ceasefire Control and Coordination Center]," the report reads.

The past day brought no casualties among Ukrainian soldiers.

Since day-start on Sunday, no ceasefire violations have been recorded.