According to the press centre of the ‘anti-terror’
operation (ATO) HQ, the enemy has violated the ceasefire for 24 times over
the past 24 hours.
Militants shelled the ATO positions near Shyrokyne
with 122 mm artillery, near Talakivka, Vodyane, Hnutove, and Shyrokyne with mortars, near Pavlopol
with small arms. An enemy’s sniper targeted the Ukrainian positions near Marjinka. The enemy used tank armament near Shyrokyne.
Occupants fired mortars on the Ukrainian positions near
Troitske, grenade launchers and heavy machineguns
on Novooleksandrivka, small arms on Syze, Zhovte, and Stanytsia Luhanska.
The enemy used 122 mm artillery and 120 mm mortars
near Luhanske and Avdiivka.
Near Svitlodarska Duha, about 6:00 a.m., December 18, the Russian
occupational troops resumed attacks with use of mortars and artillery.
The Ukrainian party of the Joint Control and
Coordination Centre requested the ceasefire. The fighting ended in the
enemy’s failure. The enemy left Russian equipment.
According to available data, the enemy’s number
of KIA is 25, the enemy’s number of WIA
Yesterday, occupants used 122 mm artillery and
120 mm mortars near Svitlodarska Duha damaging civil infrastructure facilities and power
lines. Svitlodarsk and villages around it are
without electricity. In the evening, three artillery shells exploded near
school in Luhanske.