Fighting on the Debaltsevo-Uglegorsk sector of the front continue, however, Armed Forces of Ukraine do no make new breakthrough attempts. From the side of Artyomovsk Armed Forces of Ukraine fire heavy artillery, multiple rocket launchers in particular. According to DPR People’s Militia Command, the situation on this part of the front became possible to stabilize thanks to intervention of Russian representatives in the Joint Center for Ceasefire Control and Coordination (JCCC).
The situation is still tense on the outskirts of Gorlovka. Zaytsevo, Golmovsky and Shyrokaya Balka villages are in the zone of Ukrainian artillery shelling. Trench warfare continues, tanks, various grenade launchers, and small arms are being used.
Spartak and Krutaya Balka villages north of the capital, as well as Trudovskie and Aleksandrovka west of the city came under Ukrainian army’s fire. Trench warfare continues in the area of Avdeevka industrial zone.
Dokuchaevsk and Elenovka village also came under artillery shelling from the Ukrainian side, while villages Sakhanka, Leninskoye and Kominternovo in Novoazovsky districts were hit.
According to DPR recon, Armed Forces of Ukraine reinforced their positions near Artyomovsk, having deployed a tank platoon and an IFV motorized company. Location of 82mm mortars, D-30 howitzer battery and Ukrainian tank company was discovered on Mariupol direction.
According to updated information, on December 20 Ukrainian army fired on DPR territory approximately 700 times.