KYIV (QHA) -

The militants of terrorist groups in the Donbas continue to violate the New Year-Christmas truce, as a result of which one soldier of the Armed Forces of Ukraine was killed, and two more were wounded, according to the report by the press center of the ATO headquarters on Facebook.

“Totally, during the past 24 hours the enemy carried out 6 targeted attacks at the positions of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. In one case, Ukrainian servicemen were forced to return fire from grenade launchers and machine guns. As a result of enemy shelling, two soldiers were wounded and, unfortunately, Ukraine has lost one defender," reads the report.

Thus, in the Luhansk direction, militants  fired on the Ukrainian positions near the settlement of Luhanske from 82-mm mortar, grenade launchers and heavy machine guns.

In the Donetsk direction, the terrorists opened fire near the Butovka mine, and also used grenade launchers and light infantry weapons near Kamenka and Verkhnetoretsky.

QHA reported that on December 28, six attacks on the position of the Ukrainian Armed Forces by militants of terrorist groups in the Donbas were recorded. The shelling resulted in the wounding of a Ukrainian soldier. The militants used mortars, grenade launchers, infantry weapons. The strongholds of the Ukrainian army were also fired by snipers

QHA